May 17, 2001Children's Mylanta Upset Stomach
Washington, PA (SafetyAlerts) - The
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Johnson & Johnson Merck Consumer
Pharmaceuticals Company has recalled certain Children's Mylanta Upset Stomach Relief for
failure to perfrom microbiological testing as per USP antimicrobial effectiveness test
This is the first public notice of
this Class II
recall issued by FDA.
Children's Mylanta Upset Stomach Relief (Calcium Carbonate Antacid), 5 oz liquid
bottles. The product is shipped 12 bottles per shipper.
DCF 033 exp. 2/02, DCF 060 exp. 3/02, DEF 044 exp. 4/02, DEF 134 exp. 4/02, DEF 047 exp.
5/02, DHF 023 exp. 6/02, DJF 066 exp. 7/02, DJF 118 exp. 7/02, DJF 123 exp. 7/02, DPF 042
exp. 10/02, DSF 032 exp. 11/02, EAF 011 exp. 12/02, EBF 049 exp. 1/03 and EBF 071 exp.
Johnson & Johnson Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals Company, Fort Washington, PA.
Manfacturer, by letter dated 4/23/00. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
Nationwide and PR.
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 May 17,
2001. For more information regarding the SafetyAlerts free email alert service
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