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FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
January, 1998

PRODUCT
Thyrolar 2 Tablets (Levothyroxine 100
mcg/Liothyronine 25 mcg), in 100 tablet
bottles, Rx, used as a synthetic thyroid
replacement therapy. NDC #0456-0055-01.

Recall #D-058-8.

CODE

Lot #1975 EXP 12/98.

MANUFACTURER

Forest Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Cincinnati,
Ohio.

RECALLED BY

Forest Pharmaceuticals, Inc., St. Louis,
Missouri, by letter on November 24, 1997.
Firm-initiated recall ongoing.

DISTRIBUTION

Nationwide.

QUANTITY

6,044 bottles were distributed.

REASON

Mislabeling - One bottle labeled as containing
Thyrolar 2 was found to contain Thyrolar 1
Tablets.

 

The information contained herein has been obtained from sources that the Company believes to be reliable, however, the Company has not independently verified or confirmed the information and the recipient acknowledges that no representations or warranties are being made in connection with the use of the information.