|FOOD AND DRUG
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
February 4, 1998
Polymyxin B Sulfate, USP, Micronized, non-sterile,
Lot #G6Y070-61022-262 EXP 12/31/01.
Pfizer, Inc., Groton, Connecticut (contract
Cultor Food Science, Inc., Ardsley, New York
(own label distributor), by letter on December
1, 1997. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
New York, Maryland, Illinois, Ohio,
California, Missouri, Pennsylvania, Minnesota,
Wisconsin, Virginia, Puerto Rico.
388.75 billion units or approximately 10
pounds were distributed.
Subpotent. Product labeled with assay value
of 9,252 units/mg, while product actually
contains 7,891 units/mg.