February 12, 2003
Recall Update: Fielding Pharmaceutical
AVC Suppositories Recall is Complete
The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) released the following information.
AVC Suppositories (sulfanilamide) 1.05 grams, 16 vaginal suppositories per
box with an inserter, Rx only.
Recall # D-120-3.
2C01AS, Exp. 04/2003.
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
Stability; product was distributed in a new container closure system without
stability data to support expiration dating.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE