April 24, 2001The Aceto Corporation Recalls
Success, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that The Aceto Corporation has recalled 140
lots of Methocarbamol because metal particles were found in the bulk active drug
This is the first public notice of
this Class II
recall issued by FDA.
(Rx) Methocarbamol,USP, bulk active pharmaceutical ingredient, 25 kilo drums.
Lot Nos. 79081-79188 and 89001-89032 (140 lots).
Tianjin Xin Xin Pharmaceutical Corp., Tianjin, China.
The Aceto Corporation, Lake Success, New York, by letter on 4/17/98 and 6/25/98.
Firm-initiated recall *complete.
*Completed recall: FDA states 'completed recall'
indicates the company has removed all affected product from store shelves, it does
not necessarily mean this particular product lot, or codes, have been fully accounted for.
New York, Ohio, and Colorado.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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