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November 26,  2003

Ethex Corporation Has Recalled Morphine Sulfate

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

PRODUCT
Morphine Sulfate (Immediate Release) Concentrated Oral Solution, 20 mg per mL, 30 mL bottle and dropper, Rx Only. Recall # D-068-4.

CODE
Lot No: 47472.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Ethex Corporation, Bridgeton, MO, by letter on October 31, 2003. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Mislabeling: Correctly labeled Oxydose Oral Concentrate Solution (20mg/1mL) bottles were mispackaged in holding cartons labeled as Morphine Sulfate.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
12,250 bottles Oxydose.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

 
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