September 10, 2003
American Health Packaging Has Recalled
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released the following information.
Levoxyl Tablets, (Levothyroxine Sodium Tablets, USP), 112 mcg, 100 count
bottles, Rx only, Repackaged by: American Health Packaging, Columbus, OH,
NDC 52604-5112-1. Recall # D-321-03.
Lot #024737, Exp. May 31,2004.
Recalling Firm: American Health Packaging, Columbus, OH, by letters on July
Manufacturing Firm: Jones Pharma Inc, (A wholly owned subsidiary of King
Pharmaceuticals, Inc.), St. Louis, MO. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.
Tablet mix-up: bottles labeled as Levoxyl 112mcg tablets were found to
contain Soloxine 0.2mg tablets (Vet/Animal brand-Levothyroxine).
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