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August 20, 2003

Purdue Frederick Company Has Recalled Senokot-S Tablets

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

PRODUCT
Senokot-S Tablets (sennosides 8.6mg and docusate sodium The Purdue Fred50mg) Natural Vegetable Laxative Plus Softener, standardized senna concentrate and docusate sodium, 10 count carton.
Recall # D-308-3.

CODE
Lot PP51.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
The Purdue Frederick Company, Stamford, CT, by letter on July 8, 2003. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Subpotent (sennosides).

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
141,408/10 count cartons.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

 
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