Pharmacal Company Recalls Supac Analgesic Tablets
FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
June 30, 1999
San Antonio, TX (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Mission Pharmacal Company (MPC) is recalling
Supac Analgesic Tablets because of Free Salicylic Acid values exceed USP limit and/or
content uniformity failures for caffeine.
Supac Analgesic Tablets (Acetaminophen 160 mg,
Aspirin 230 mg, Caffeine 33 mg), in 100 and 1,000 tablet bottles, OTC analgesic. NDC
Numbers: 0178 0100 01 and 0178 0100 10.
CODE (Lot Numbers
and Expiration Date)
6A12 January 19996
G53 July 19997
F14 June 2000
7K72 October 20008
D63 October 1999.
Mission Pharmacal Company (MPC), San Antonio, Texas.
Manufacturer, by letter dated April 6, 1999. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
7,703 100-tablet bottles and 784 1,000-tablet bottles were distributed.