|FOOD AND DRUG
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
March 31, 1999
Nutrilyte, for IV use after Dilution, Multi-Electrolyte Concentrate-(Electrolytes
mEq/20mL: Acetate 40.6; Potassium 40.6; Chloride 33.6; Sodium 25; Magnesium 8; Calcium 5;
Gluconate 5) 20 mL single dose vial, Rx indicated for use as a supplement to parenteral
nutritional solutions containing amino acids, dextrose and/or other calorie sources
delivered by central venous or peripheral infusion to facilitate amino acid utilization
and maintain electrolyte balance in adults. It is also indicated as a source of
replacement electrolytes for the depleted adult during parenteral therapy. NDC
#0517-3120-25. Recall #D-151-9.
Lot #8342 EXP 5/00.
Luitpold Pharmaceuticals, Inc., also known as American Regent Laboratories, Inc., Shirley,
Manufacturer, by telephone on February 10, 1999, followed by letter. Firm-initiated recall
61,825 vials were distributed.