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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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April 28, 1999Mova Pharmaceutical Corporation Recalls Levothyroxine
Levothyroxine Sodium Tablets, USP, 0.025 MG; 0.050
MG; 0.075 MG; 0.088 MG; 0.100 MG; 0.112 MG; 0.125 MG; 0.150 MG; 0.175 MG; 0.200 MG; 0.300
MG,. in bottles of 100 and 1,000 tablets, distributed under various private labels:
Euthryrox - Em Pharma, Div Of Dey LabsLevothyroxine - Moore L-Thyroxine Sodium - Major
Pharmaceuticals L-Thyroxine Sodium - Geneva Pharmaceuticals Levo-T - Pharma Science
Levotec - Technilab L-Thyroxine Sodium - Harvard Drug L-Thyroxine Sodium - Logen
Pharmaceuticals L-Thyroxine Sodium - Richie Pharmacal Euthryrox - Mova Interamerica.
Any lot number with the prefix(s) MPT, MST, or ST.
Mova Pharmaceutical Corporation, Caguas, Puerto Rico.
Manufacturer, by letter dated February 25, 1999, followed by telephone or fax.
Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
Nationwide and Canada.
487,275 bottles were distributed.