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FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
March 31, 1999

PRODUCT
Morphine Sulfate Injection, USP, 1 mg/mL (50mg/50mL) in 50mL single use vial, Rx indicated for the relief of severe pain. NDC 0209-6853-20. Recall #D-146-9.

CODE
Control Nos. 7B92085 (Lot #9709023 EXP 02/99) and 7B92086 (Lot #9709024 EXP 02/99).

MANUFACTURER
Marsam Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Cherry Hill, New Jersey.

RECALLED BY
Manufacturer, by letter on November 30, 1998. Firm-initiated recall complete.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

QUANTITY
777 units were distributed.

REASON
Subpotency.

 

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