Safety Alerts Saves Lives
Safety Alerts  
Home Privacy About Us Contact Us Change Preferences
" "
Safety Alerts
September 14, 1999

MOVA Brand Amoxicillin Capsules Recalled

Princeton, NJ (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that MOVA Laboratories, Inc. is recalling MOVA brand Amoxicillin Capsules because of mislabeling.  Some bottles labeled as 500 mg actually contained 250 mg capsules.

MOVA brand Amoxicillin Capsules, USP, 250 mg, in 500 capsule bottles, Rx oral antibiotic. NDC #55370-884-08.

Recall #D-414-9.  Class II

Lot/Expiration: 8GM113 June 2001
Lot/Expiration: 8GM114 June 2001
Lot/Expiration: 8HM115A July 2001
Lot/Expiration: 8HM1151 July 2001.

Clonmel Health Care Ltd., Tipperary, Ireland.

MOVA Laboratories, Inc., Princeton, New Jersey, by letter sent on April 6, 1999. Firm-initiated recall complete.


17,575 Cases were distributed; firm estimated that 11,124 cases remained on market as of 7/5/99.

Safety Alerts compiles comprehensive safety recall information for the United States. SafeMail is a free email service to warn consumers of faulty products and contaminated foods. For complete information regarding current recalls, past recalls and timely product warning notification visit:



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.