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November 19,  2003

Lilly, Eli & Co Has Recalled Sterile Diluent for Humulin L

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

 

PRODUCT
Sterile Diluent for Humulin L, Humulin U and Lente Iletin, Lilly, 10 ml. vial. Warning: Use ONLY with insulins listed on side panel. PROFESSIONAL PACKAGE NOT TO BE SOLD. Recall # D-053-4.

CODE
7RE39M and 7RT38M.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Lilly, Eli & Co., Indianapolis, IN, by letter on October 3, 2003. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Particulates: vials exhibit white particles/white precipitate on vial wall which does not resuspend.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
6,814 vials.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide, Canada and Japan.

 
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