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September 29, 2003

Johnson & Johnson Merck Has Recalled Mylanta Antacid Anti-Gas

(SafetyAlerts) - The FDA has released the following information.

PRODUCT
Mylanta Antacid Anti-Gas (Aluminum Hydroxide equivalent to dried gel, USP 200 mg, Magnesium Hydroxide 200 mg, and Simethicone 20 mg) 5 Fl Oz (150ml) bottles. Recall # D-307-3.

CODE
Lot number HDF041.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: Johnson & Johnson Merck, Fort Washington, PA, by letters mailed on June 30, 2003.
Manufacturer: Johnson & Johnson Merck, Lancaster, PA. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Defective container, tamper evident cap does not engage properly.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
24,360 bottles.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide, Trinidad and Tobago.

 
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