|FOOD AND DRUG
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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March 24, 1999
Lithobid - Lithium Carbonate, USP 300 mg Slow-Release Tablets, Rxin 1,000 tablet bottles,
indicated in the treatment of manicepisodes of manic depressive illness. Recall #D-142-9.
Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Marietta, Georgia.
Manufacturer, by letter on February 22, 1999. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
1,378 bottles were distributed.
Dissolution failure at 18 month stability testing.