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March 29, 2002

Aventis Pharmaceuticals Allegra Recall Update

(SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released the following information.

PRODUCT
Allegra (fexofenadine hydrochloride) Tablets, 60-mg., 100-ct. bottles packaged in 24-bottle shipping containers, RX, NDC 0088-
1107-47. The responsible firm on the label is Aventis
Pharmaceuticals Inc., Kansas City, MO.
This recall is being extended to add two additional lot numbers-1038814 and 0138816. Recall # D-038-2.

CODE
1038814, Exp. Dec. 26, 2003
1038816, Exp. Dec. 26, 2003
1038818, Exp. Dec. 27, 2003
1039714, Exp. Feb. 6, 2004
1039715, Exp. Feb. 6, 2004.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Aventis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Kansas City, MO, by letter dated September 27, 2001. Firm initiated recall is complete.

REASON
Mis-labeling - Shipping carton bears incorrect NDC Bar code.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
79,049/100-ct. bottles.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide
.

 
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