|FOOD AND DRUG
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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August 12, 1998PRODUCT
Penicillin-VK, Penicillin V Potassium Powder for Oral Solution, 125 mg (200,000
U) per 5 mL, in 100 mL bottles, under the Biocraft label, Rx, used for the treatment of
mild to moderately severe infections due to penicillin-G sensitive microorganisms. Recall
Lot #39286 EXP 1/99.
Biocraft Laboratories, Inc., Elmwood Park, New Jersey.
TEVA Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc., Sellersville, Pennsylvania, by letter on June 8, 1998.
Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
14,256 bottles were distributed.
Stability - data may not support labeled expiration date.