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October 16, 2003

Aventis Pharmaceuticals Has Recalled Amaryl tablets (Glimepiride)

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

PRODUCT
Amaryl tablets (Glimepiride), 4 mg, 100 tablet blister pack, Rx Only. Recall # D-332-3.

CODE
Lot number: 1054540.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Aventis Pharmaceuticals Inc., Kansas City, MO, by letters on July 31, 2003. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Dissolution failure: stability (18 month test station).

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
7,032/100-tab boxes.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide
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