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October 24, 2002

Recall Update: DSC Products Recall Complete

(SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released the following information.

PRODUCT
1) Quad Tann Pediatric Suspension, Breckenridge
Pharmaceutical, Inc., Each 5 ml contains: Carbetapentane Tannate 30 mg, Chlorpheniramine Tannate 4 mg, Ephedrine Tannate 5 mg and Phenylephrine Tannate 5 mg., One Pint (473 mL), Rx Only, NDC 51991-815-16.
1a) Quad Tann Pediatric Suspension, URL, One Pint (473 mL),
Each 5 ml contains: Carbetapentane Tannate 30 mg,
Chlorpheniramine Tannate 4 mg, Ephedrine Tannate 5 mg
and Phenylephrine Tannate 5 mg Rx Only, NDC 0677-1793-
33. Recall # D-030-3;
2) Trionate Suspension, One Pint,(473 mL),Breckenridge
Pharmaceutical, Inc., Each 5 ml contains: Carbetapentane Tannate 30 mg, Chlorpheniramine Tannate 4 mg., Rx only, NDC 51991-071-16,
2a) Trionate Suspension, One Pint (473 mL), URL, Each 5 ml
contains: Carbetapentane Tannate 30 mg, Chlorpheniramine
Tannate 4 mg, Rx Only, NDC 0677-1792-33.
Recall # D-031-3;
3) Tri Tann Pediatric Suspension,One Pint (473 mL),
Each 5 mL contains: Phenylephrine Tannate 5 mg, Chlorpheniramine Tannate 2 mg, Pyrilamine Tannate 12.5 mg, Rx Only, NDC 51991-052-16. Recall # D-032-3;
4) Duotan Suspension, Antihistamine/Decongestant,
Strawberry/Banana Flavor, 4 fl. oz. and 16 Fl. oz.
bottles, Each 5 ml contains: Chlorpheniramine Tannate
4.5 mg,Pseudoephedrine Tannate 75 mg, Breckenridge
Pharmaceutical, Inc., Rx Only, NDC 51991-063-16 (16 Fl.
oz), NDC 51991-063-04 (4 Fl. oz.). Recall # D-033-3;

CODE
1) Quad Tann Pediatric :
T0907, T0929, T1023, T1102, T1208, T1218, U0815,
U0905, U0917, U0919, U1019, U1205, U1207, U1527, U1114.
2) Trionate Suspension :
AF004, U0620, U0828, U0820, U0823, U0831, U0908, U0911,
U0913, U1023, U1030, U1103, U1106, U1107, U1108, U1109,
U1322, U1331, U1404, U1407, U1408, U0218, U0309.
3) Tri Tann Pediatric Suspension :
T1116, T1120, T1127, U1421.
4) Duotan Suspension 4 fl oz:
AE028, AD010, U1007, U1017, U1030, U1126, U1217,
U1314, U1425, U1504;
Duotan Suspension 16 Fl oz:
AD010, AE004, AE028, AF012, U1002, U1007, U1017,
U1025, U1030, U1126, U1128, U1217, U1314, U1316,
U1425, U1504, U1513.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
DSC Products, Inc. (dba DCS Laboratories), Muskegon, MI, by telephone and letter no later then August 20, 2002.
FDA initiated recall is complete.

REASON
Lack of assurance of stability.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
Approx. 142,000 bottles.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

 
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