May 17, 2001FDA First Notice: Watson
Laboratories Recalls Methocarbamol Tablets
CA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Watson Laboratories has recalled certain
Methocarbamol Tablets because the product may contain metal fragments.
This is the first public notice of
this Class II
recall issued by FDA.
Methocarbamol Tablets, USP, 750 mg, 100 count, Rx only.
Lot 73013340, EXP Date 11/2001. Skeletal Muscle Relaxant
Watson Laboratories, Corona, CA.
Manufacturer, by telephone on 12/20/2000. 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.
TX, MO, MN, MS, OH, FL, NY, NC.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.