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November 5,  2003

Novartis Pharmaceuticals Has Recalled Tegretol tablets

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

PRODUCT
Tegretol tablets (Carbamazepine USP), 200 mg, 1000 tablet bottles. Rx only. Recall # D-008-4.

CODE
Lot 218D8264.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Corp., by letter via fax on September 2, 2003. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Dissolution failure; stability (at 30-months).

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
3,622 bottles.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide
.

 
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