August 2, 2001Re/Neph HP/HC and Re/Neph FREE,
HP/HC Renal Supplements Recalled
OH (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Ross Products Division, Abbott Laboratories,
Inc. is recalling certain Re/Neph HP/HC and Re/Neph FREE, HP/HC Renal Supplements because
of a product mix up.
This is the first public notice of
this Class III
recall issued by the FDA.
a) Re/Neph HP/HC, Vanilla Flavored Renal Supplement. CODE: #692726L01, exp date 9/29/01,
Stock Code 60020. RECALL NUMBER: F-444-1
b) Re/Neph FREE, HP/HC, No Sugar
Added Lactose Free, Vanilla Flavored Renal Supplement. ) CODE: #730186L02, exp date
2/1/02, Stock Code 60011. RECALL NUMBER: F-445-1
Both products are packaged under the
NutraBalance label, in 4 oz cardboard cartons, and sold frozen.
a) The cartons actually contain Re/Neph Free HP/HC product.
b) The cartons actually contain Re/Neph HP/HC product.
Prairie Farms Dairy, Inc., Anderson, IN
Ross Products Division, Abbott Laboratories, Inc., Columbus, OH
FIRM INITIATED RECALL:
PA, TN, MN, KY, MI, TX, NY, OH, FL, NJ, MO, IN, and SC.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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