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April 30, 2003

Watson Diagnostics Has Recalled Necon 0.5/35 Tablets

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

PRODUCT
Necon 0.5/35 Tablets (norethindrone 0.5mg and ethinyl estradiol 35mcg), 6 tablet dispensers, 28 tablets each, Rx only. Recall # D-185-3.

CODE
Lot 50701D00, Exp April 2003.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Watson Diagnostics, Inc, by letter on January 9, 2003. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Impurities; product exceeds total impurities specification (stability).

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
6,366 cartons.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide
.

 
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