Products, Inc. Recalls Medicap Pharmacy Peri-Colace Stool Softener With Laxative
FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
July 14, 1999
Burnsville, MN (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Apothecary Products, Inc. is recalling Medicap
Pharmacy Peri-Colace Stool Softener With Laxative because of mislabeling. The
bottles actually contain 325 mg aspirin tablets.
Medicap Pharmacy Peri-Colace Stool Softener With
Laxative containing 100 mg of Docusate Sodium and 30 mg of Casanthranol per softgel, 100
softgels per bottle. NDC number is 56050-254-52.
Lot #4985A EXP 7/00.
Time-Cap Labs., Inc., Farmingdale, New York (Manufacturer of the bulk aspirin which
was repacked and then mislabeled as Peri-Colace).
Apothecary Products, Inc., Burnsville, Minnesota (repacker), by telephone and fax
on June 8, 1999. Firm-initiated recall complete.
12 bottles in 2 boxes of 6 bottles each were distributed.