September 2, 2003
Abbott Labs Has Recalled INFANT 4.2%
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released the following information.
INFANT 4.2% Sodium Bicarbonate Injection, USP, 5 mEq (0.5 mEq/mL), 10 mL
unit of use syringe, LifeShield, Glass Abboject, Rx only. Recall D-297-3.
Lot number 95-257-DK, Expiration date December 1, 2004.
Abbott Labs, North Chicago, IL, by letters on July 11, 2003. Firm initiated
recall is ongoing.
Mispacked; A correctly labeled vial of 10% Calcium Chloride Injection, USP
was incorrectly packed in a carton labeled as Infant 4.2% Sodium Bicarbonate
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
Nationwide and Canada.