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March 26, 2003

Glaxo Smith Kline Has Recalled Nature's Remedy Tablets

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


PRODUCT
a) Nature's Remedy Tablets, (Cascara sagrada 150mg and
Aloe 100mg) Laxative, 15, 30 and 60 count foil-backed blistercard packages. Recall # D-174-3.
b) Nature's Remedy Tablets (Sennosides, USP 8.6mg)
Stimulant Laxative, 15, 30, and 60 count foil-backed
blistercard packages. Recall # D-175-3.

CODE
a) Lot Number/Exp. Date: M0013 exp. 3/03; M0014 exp.3/03;
M0015 exp. 4/03; M0016 exp. 4/03; M0017 exp. 4/03; M0018
exp. 4/03; M0019 exp. 4/03; M0020 exp. 4/03; M0021 exp.
4/03; M0023 exp. 4/03; M0024 exp. 4/03; M0025 exp. 4/03;
M0026 exp. 4/03; M0028 exp. 4/03. 0022/TAX015 exp 4/03;
0029/TAZ016 exp. 4/03.
b) Lot No./Exp. Date: M 100133 1/03; M100133A 1/03; M103412
5/03; M103413 6/03; M103414 6/03; M106408 10/03; M106457
10/03; M106458 10/03; M106531 10/03; M106532 10/03;
M200112 1/04; M200113 1/04; M200114 1/04; M201715 3/04;
M201716 3/04; M201717 3/04; M202573 4/04; M202574 4/04;
M202575 5/04; M202576 5/04; M202577 5/04; M202578 5/04;
M202579 5/04; M202580 5/04; M202580A 5/04; M202581 6/04;
M203643 6/04; M203757 6/04; M203758 6/04; M203759 6/04;
M204427 7/04; M204427A 7/04; M204428 7/04; 140100637/LOT
H MA/2003; 140103412/LOT I MA/2003; 140200097/LOT J and
LOT M200097 JA/2004; 140202576/LOT K MA/2004.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Glaxo Smith Kline, Parsippany, NJ, by letters on January 23, 2003. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
a) Subpotent; active ingredient (Aloe) (stability 12 month timepoint).
b) Superpotent; active ingredient (stability 12 month timepoint)

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
1,289,220 units.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide and Canada.

 

 
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