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December 28, 1999

Textilease Medique, Inc. Recalls Medi-First Extra Strength Non-Aspirin Acetaminophen

Skokie, IL (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Textilease Medique, Inc. is recalling Medi-First Extra Strength Non-Aspirin Acetaminophen because of mislabeling.  The exterior holding/dispensing cartons labeled as non-aspirin ibuprofen 200 mg.

This ongoing Class III recall was initiated by the company by telephone and by letter dated November 18, 1999.  This is the first public notice issued by the FDA.

The Medi-First Extra Strength Non-Aspirin Acetaminophen 500 mg, an over-the-counter pain reliever, packaged in 2 tablet unit dose packets. (NDC #47682-804-99) The recalled product bears lot number 2091 EXP 7/03.  Over 448 cartons were distributed in Colorado, California, Texas, Missouri, Arkansas, Wisconsin, Alabama, Michigan, Indiana, Tennessee, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and Illinois.

Questions concerning this recall may be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.

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