Laboratories, Inc. Recalls Chorionic Gonadotropin for Injection
FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
May 5, 1999
Phoenix, AZ (SafetyAlerts)
- The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Steris Laboratories, Inc. is
recalling Chorionic Gonadotropin for Injection because of mislabeling.
The product was labeled with incorrect expiration date that was extended by one
Chorionic Gonadotropin for Injection, USP, Lyophilized, 5,000 USP units, in 10 mL sterile
multiple dose vials, under the Eveready, Steris, and Serono labels. NDC Nos.:
54548-125-10, 0402-0125-10, 44087-8005-3.
Lot #96C760 EXP 3/99.
Steris Laboratories, Inc., Phoenix, Arizona.
Manufacturer, by letter dated February 15, 1999. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
Nationwide and Puerto Rico.
15,330 vials were distributed.