November 19, 2003
Abbott Laboratories Has Recalled
Vicodin HP Tablets
The FDA has released the following information.
Vicodin HP Tablets (hydromorphone bitartrate and acetaminophen tablets, USP),
10mg/660mg, 500 count bottles, Rx only. Recall # D-048-4.
Lot 03VICH5004, Exp. Date June 2006.
Abbott Laboratories HPD/ADD/GPRD, Abbott Park, IL, by letter dated October
21, 2003. FDA initiated recall is ongoing.
Mislabeling: Extended expiration date-product incorrectly declares
expiration date as 6/2006 rather than the correct date of 6/2005.
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