September 20, 2002
Alpharma Has Recalled Betamethasone Dipropionate
- The Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
has released the
Betamethasone Dipropionate Ointment USP (Augmented) 0.05%, 0.64 mg, 15g
(0.53 oz) and 45g (1.59 oz) tubes, Rx only. Recall # D-408-2.
a) Lot Number L105039;
b) Lot Number L004054.
Alpharma Uspd, Inc., Lincolnton, NC, by letter on January 31, 2002. Firm
initiated recall is ongoing.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
a) 8574 units;
b) 5802 units.