November 30, 1999Hoechst Marion Roussel, Inc.
Anzemet Tablets Recalled
Cincinnati, OH (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Hoechst Marion Roussel, Inc. is recalling Anzemet
Tablets because stability (6 month) test failure elevated degradation the product.
The Anzemet Tablets (Dolasetron
Mesylate) recalled are 100 mg, bottles of 5 tablets used anti-nauseant and anti-emetic and
have the NDC #0088-1203-05.
This ongoing Class III recall was initiated
by the company, October 5, 1999 by letter. This is the first notice the FDA has
issued to the general public of the recall.
Over 10,000 bottles were distributed
in Ohio and Missouri and bear the lot numbers and expiration dates of:
3001616 EXP 2/01
3003145 EXP 2/01
3003148 EXP 4/01
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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