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.
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