December 28, 1999Purdue
Frederick Co. Recalls Trilisate Tablets
Norwalk, CT (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that The Purdue Frederick Co. is recalling Trilisate
Tablets, made by P.F. Laboratories because the product was found to be subpotent (choline
This Class III recall was initiated
by the company by telephone between April 30, 1999, and May 7, 1999, and by letter during
the week of May 3, 1999. This is the first public notice issued by the FDA.
The FDA considers this recall to be complete.
The Trilisate Tablets (Choline
Magnesium Trisalicylate), 750 mg, 500 count bottles, is a prescription non-sterodial
anti-inflammatory, analgesic and anti-pyretic preparation. (NDC #0034-0505-50). The
recalled product bears LOT # 71G1 EXP 3/01. Over 790 bottles were distributed
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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