April 12, 2001MGP Multi-Vita Drops with
Grove, IL (SafetyAlerts) - The Food
and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Morton Grove Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has
recalled certain MGP Multi-Vita Drops with Fluoride because of subpotency prior to
expiration date; vitamin C (ascorbic acid.)
This is the first public notice of
this Class III
recall issued by FDA.
a) MGP Multi-Vita Drops with Fluoride 0.25 mg., product code 8659, NDC
60432-659-50. Recalled #-158-1.
b) MGP Multi-Vita Drops with Fluoride 0.5 mg.,
product code 8496, NDC 60432-496-50. Recall #D-159-1.
Product Code 8659, lots 22647A, 22431A, 22657A, 22534A, 22534C, 22534E, 22884-A, 22998A,
23077A, 23184A, 23232A, 23351A;
Product code 8496, lots 22308A, 22460A, 22602A,
22602C, 22769A, 23000A, 23000C, 23032A.
Morton Grove Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Morton Grove, IL.
Manufacturer, by letters dated 3/14/01. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
434378 0.25 mg. Fluoride bottles, 53323 0.5 mg. Fluoride bottles.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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