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May 21, 2003

King Pharmaceuticals Has Recalled Levoxyl Tablets

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

PRODUCT
Levoxyl Tablets, (Levothyroxine Sodium Tablets, USP), 300mcg, 100 and 1,000 tablet bottles, J P Jones, Rx
only. Recall # D-248-3.

CODE
300 mcg, 100 tablet bottle: Lot Nos.: 7325 (Exp date 07/03), 7483 (09/03), 7484 (09/03), 7776 (01/04) 300
mcg, 1,000 tablet bottles: Lot Nos. 7325 (Exp date 7/03), 7484 (9/03), 7775 (1/04).

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
King Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Bristol, TN, by letter dated April 16, 2003. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Subpotency; during stability testing.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
84,844 units.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

 
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