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FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
June 24, 1998

PRODUCT
Oxygen Medical, USP, Compressed, Rx, in M6, D, E, M, and H steel and aluminum cylinders and in 30L and 40L cryogenic vessels. Recall #D-173-8.

CODE
All lot numbers prior to 5/20/98.

MANUFACTURER
Home Health Care, Inc., doing business as Commonwealth Home Health Care, Inc., Danville, Virginia.

RECALLED BY
Manufacturer, by telephone on May 20, 1998, followed by visit. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.

DISTRIBUTION
Virginia and North Carolina.

QUANTITY
Firm estimates 1,500 cylinders of all sizes and 30 cryogenic vessels remain in commerce.

REASON
Good manufacturing practice deviations.

 

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.