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May 16, 2002

Pfizer Has Recalled Diflucan (Fluconazole) Injection

(SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said that Pfizer Has Recalled Diflucan (Fluconazole) Injection.

PRODUCT
Diflucan (Fluconazole) Injection, 200 mg (2mg/mL), Iso-Osmotic Sodium Chloride Diluent, 100 mL saline bag, Viaflex Plus single dose, sterile, nonpyrogenic, Rx only, Roerig, a div of Pfizer brand. Recall # D-256-2.

CODE
Lot no. PS109439
Exp. date 5/03

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER:
Recalling Firm: Pfizer, Inc., New York, NY, by letters dated April 2, 2002.
Manufacturer: Baxter Health Corp. Jayuya, PR. Firm initiated recall ongoing.

REASON
Lack of assurance of sterility; the port tube may be leaking.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
17,243 units.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

 
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