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November 19,  2003

Recall Update: Pfizer Terramycin Recall is Complete
 

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

PRODUCT
Terramycin (oxytetracycline), 50 mg/mL, Intramuscular Solution, (contains 2% lidocaine) 10 mL vials, FOR INTRAMUSCULAR USE ONLY, Rx only. Recall # D-003-4.

CODE
Lot 0141K01A, Exp. Date 10/1/05.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Pfizer Inc., New York, NY, by letter on October 29, 2003. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Presence of Precipitate/cloudy appearance.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
44,820 Vials.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

 
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