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November 8, 2001

Prestige Packaging Recalls Zestril Tablets (lisinopril), 10 mg

Farmington Hills, MI  (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said that Prestige Packaging Inc. is recalling   Zestril Tablets (lisinopril), 10 mg, Rx, once-daily tablets, 100 tablets/bottle, Lot R2817, Exp. 02-03, NDC 0310-0131-10. Manufactured by IPR Pharmaceuticals, Distributed by Zeneca Pharmaceuticals, Repackaged by Prestige Packaging.

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

RECALL NUMBER, PRODUCT AND CODE:
D-021-2, Zestril Tablets (lisinopril), 10 mg, Rx, once-daily tablets, 100 tablets/bottle, Lot R2817, Exp. 02-03, NDC 0310-0131-10. Manufactured by IPR Pharmaceuticals, Distributed by Zeneca Pharmaceuticals, Repackaged by Prestige Packaging.

Codes:
Lot R2817, Exp. 02-03

REASON:
Mispackaging; Bottles labeled as 10 mg may contain 20 mg tablets

MANUFACTURER:
IPR Pharmaceuticals, Carolina, PR

RECALLED BY:
Prestige Packaging Inc. Farmington Hills, MI, by letters dated 10/2/01 and 10/4/01

FIRM INITIATED RECALL:
Ongoing

DISTRIBUTION:
MI and OH

QUANTITY:
953 bottles distributed.

 
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