Recalls M.V.I. Pediatric, Multi-Vitamins for Infusion
July 27, 1999
Westborough, MA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that AstraZeneca is recalling M.V.I. Pediatric,
multi-vitamins for infusion because the folic acid and Vitamin B12 levels drop below
potency specifications prior to expiration.
M.V.I. Pediatric, multi-vitamins for infusion, in
single dose 10 Ml vials. NDC #0186-1839-31.
Lot #813011 EXP 7/99.
Catalytica Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Greenville, North Carolina.
AstraZeneca LP, Westborough, Massachusetts, by letter on July 2, 1999.
Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
8,392 were manufactured; firm estimated that 5-10 percent remained on market at
time of recall initiation.