July 23, 2003
Schwarz Pharma Has Recalled Levsin
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released the following information.
Levsin Elixir (hyoscyamine sulfate elixir USP), 0.125 mg/mL 473mL (l pint)
syrup, Rx only. Recall # D-270-3.
Recalling Firm: Schwarz Pharma Manufacturing, Seymour, IN, by telephone on
April 7, 2003 and by letters on May 14, 2003.
Manufacturer: Elge Inc., Rosenberg, TX. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.
Mislabeled front label incorrectly states the product strength as 0.125 mg/mL
rather than correctly as 0.125 mg/5 mL.
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