April 23, 2003
Medisca Pharmaceutique Has Recalled Norfloxacin USP
The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) released the following information.
Norfloxacin USP, bulk powder, 25 g bottles, For Prescription Compounding, Caution: For Manufacturing, Processing or Repacking, Federal law prohibits dispensing without prescription. Recall # D-218-3.
Lot 980611-3, Exp. 06/2003.
Medisca Pharmaceutique, Inc., Saint-Laurent, Canada, via telephone on March 5, 2003, and letters dated March 6, 2003. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.
Mislabeled; bottle labeled to contain Norfloxacin USP actually contains Grepafloxacin USP.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
2 - 25 gm units.