October 26, 1999Marsam Pharmaceuticals,
Inc. Recalls Nafcillin Sodium for Injection
Cherry Hill, NJ (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
today reported that Marsam Pharmaceuticals is recalling certain lots of Nafcillin Sodium
for Injection because the product failed to meet particle size specifications.
This ongoing recall was initiated by
the company on April 8, 1999 by letter. This is the first notice the FDA has issued
to the general public of the recall.
613 trays of this medicine have been
distributed nationwide. They can be identified by the codes:
Lot # 9711018 (Control # 7K02124),
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA
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