May 21, 2003
Purdue Frederic Has Recalled Senokot-S
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released the following information.
Senokot-S Tablets (Docusate sodium 50mg and Sennosides 8.6mg) Natural
Vegetable Laxative plus Softener,
Standardized Senna Concentrate and Docusate Sodium, blisterpack of 4
tablets, Professional Samples: Not
for Sale. Recall # D-224-3.
Lot JV31, Exp. 01/04;
Lot JV41, Exp. 01/04;
Lot MA11, Exp. 06/04.
The Purdue Frederick Company, Stamford, CT, via voicemail on March 11, 2003,
and follow-up letter on March
21, 2003. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.
Mislabeled; Labeling does not indicate dosage instructions for children
under 2 years of age.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE