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February 12, 2003

Recall Update: Fielding Pharmaceutical AVC Suppositories Recall is Complete

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

PRODUCT
AVC Suppositories (sulfanilamide) 1.05 grams, 16 vaginal suppositories per box with an inserter, Rx only.
Recall # D-120-3.

CODE
2C01AS, Exp. 04/2003.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: Fielding Pharmaceutical Co., Maryland Heights, MO., by telephone on October 11, 2002 and Octobr 16, 2002, by fax and letter on October 15, 2002.
Manufacturer: R.P. Scherer, St. Petersburg, FL. Firm initiated recall is complete.

REASON
Stability; product was distributed in a new container closure system without stability data to support expiration dating.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
6,120 boxes.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

 

 
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