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FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
May 20, 1998

PRODUCT
Premarin Tablets, (Conjugated Estrogens tablets, USP), Rx, 1.25 mg, repacked into 100 count bottles. NDC #0046-0866-81.

Recall #D-136-8.

CODE
Lot #9971786 EXP 5/02.

MANUFACTURER
Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

RECALLED BY
National PharmPak Services, Inc., Zanesville, Ohio (repacker/responsible firm), by letter faxed on April 20, 1998. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

QUANTITY
14,750 bottles were distributed.

REASON
Mispackaging - Some units may contain Ceftin (Cephalosporin) 250 mg tablets (light blue colored).

 

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.