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March 05, 2003

Recall Update: Vintage Pharmaceuticals Levothyroxine Sodium Recall is Complete

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

PRODUCT
Levothyroxine Sodium, USP, Tablets, 100 mcg (0.1mg), Rx only, 100 and
1000 count bottles, Also sold under the Qualitest and URL brand labels.
Recall # D-126-3.

CODE
Lot numbers: 0170120B (Vintage), 100 count bottle NDC# 0254-3914-28;
070120D (Vintage), 1000 count bottle NDC# 0254-3914-38; .070120A (URL),
100 count bottle NDC# 0677-0078-01; and 070120C (Qualitest) 100 count
bottle NDC# 0603-4195-21.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Vintage Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Charlotte, NC, by letter on July 10, 2002.
Firm initiated recall complete.

REASON
Stability; product may not maintain potency through the labeled
expiration date.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
1800 bottles, 070120A;
3600 bottles, 070120B;
6000 bottles, 070120C and
1768 bottles, 070120D.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

 

 
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