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April 18, 2001

Phyne Pharmaceuticals Inc. Recalls Colchicine Injection

Scottsdale, AZ (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Phyne Pharmaceuticals Inc. has recalled certain Colchicine Injections because of a lack of super-Potency (By Mis-Formulation).

This is the first public notice of this Class I recall issued by FDA.

(Rx) Colchicine Injection, 0.5 mg, 30 ml Multiple Dose Vial.

Recall #D-170-1.

Lot No. 1EC093000.

Amram Inc., Rathdrum, Idaho.

Phyne Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Scottsdale, AZ, on December 7, 2000. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.

Nationwide to physicians.

33 vials.

Questions concerning this recall may be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafetyAlerts subscribers April 18, 2001.  For more information regarding the SafetyAlerts free email alert service please click here.

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