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October 21, 2001

Aventis Recalls Allegra (fexofenadine hydrochloride) Tablets

Kansas City, MO (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said that Aventis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has recalled Allegra (fexofenadine hydrochloride) Tablets, 60-mg., 100-ct. bottles packaged in 24-bottle shipping containers, RX, NDC 0088-1107-47.

This is the first public notice of this Class llI recall issued by the FDA.

PRODUCT
Allegra (fexofenadine hydrochloride) Tablets, 60-mg., 100-ct. bottles packaged in 24-bottle shipping containers, RX, NDC 0088-1107-47, Recall # D-038-2.

The responsible firm on the label is Aventis Pharmaceuticals Inc., Kansas City, MO.

CODE
1038818, Exp. Dec. 27, 2003;
1039714, Exp. Feb. 6, 2004;
1039715, Exp. Feb. 6, 2004.

RECALLING FIRM/ MANUFACTURER
Aventis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Kansas City, MO , by letter on 9/27/01. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Mis-labeling - Shipping carton bears incorrect NDC Bar Code.

PRODUCT
30,681/100-ct. bottles (1,278 shipping cartons).

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide
.

 
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