October 3, 2002
Pfizer Has Recalled Benadryl Allergy/Sinus
The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) has released the following information.
Benadryl Allergy/Sinus Headache Caplets co-packaged with a Bonus 4 mL bottle
of Visine Tears (Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride
12.5 mg, Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride 30 mg, Acetaminophen 500 mg), 24
count package. Recall # D-415-2.
Codes: Lot Numbers:
01222CD01 Exp Date: 4/2003
Recalling Firm: Pfizer Consumer Healthcare R&D Morris Plains, NJ., by letter
on June 11, 2002.
Manufacturer: Pfizer, Inc., Vega Baja, PR. Firm initiated recall ongoing.
Mispackaged; promotional packages labeled as containing Benadryl
Allergy/Sinus Headache Caplets co-packaged with a bonus 4mL sample of Visine
Tears may actually contain Benadryl Severe Allergy/Sinus Headache Caplets.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
2270 boxes of 24 caplets.