|FOOD AND DRUG
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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December 23, 1998
Diltiazem Hydrochloride, USP, Extended-Release Capsules, 60 mg, in 100 capsule
bottles, used in the treatment of hypertension. NDC #0093-0021-01. Recall #D-039-9.
Lot numbers: 8425 EXP 7/99 and 8426 EXP 7/99.
Teva Pharmaceuticals, Sellersville, Pennsylvania.
Manufacturer, by letter on May 11, 1998. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
9,133 bottles of lot 8425 and 9,438 bottles of lot 8426 were distributed.
Dissolution failure (6 month stability).