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April 11, 2002

Borschow Hospital & Medical Supplies Has Recalled Sulfur Sublimed Powder

Hato Rey, Puerto Rico  (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said that Borschow Hospital & Medical Supplies, Inc. has recalled Sulfur Sublimed Powder, USP, 4 oz plastic bottle and Sodium Bicarbonate Oral Powder, USP, 4 oz bottle.

PRODUCT
Sulfur Sublimed Powder, USP, 4 oz plastic bottle, Humco Trademark. Recall
# D-219-2.
Sodium Bicarbonate Oral Powder, USP, 4 oz bottle, Humco Trademark. Recall
# D-220-2.

CODE
Sulfur Sublimed Sodium Bicarbonate
Powder USP Oral Powder USP
Lot No 237059 272629
Humco Catalog No. 279994001 268594001
AmeriSource Cat No. Unknown 1973832
Borschow Cat. No. not in catalog H7567
NDC 0395-2799-94 0395-2685-94
Exp. Date 10/05 6/05.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Borschow Hospital & Medical Supplies, Inc., Hato Rey, Puerto Rico, by letter on December 3, 2000. FDA initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Mislabeling of Sulfur Sublimed as Sodium Bicarbonate (by product price label supplied by Borschow Hospital & Medical Supplies, Inc).

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
152 units.

DISTRIBUTION
Puerto Rico
.

 
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