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June 12, 2002

Pharmacia Corp Has Recalled Lomotil Tablets

(SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released the following information.

PRODUCT
Lomotil tablets, Each tablet contains: diphenoxylate hydrochloride, USP 2.5 mg atropine sulfate USP 0.025 mg, Rx only, bottles of 100, 1,000, 2,500, and unit dose cartons of 100. Recall # D-286-2.

CODE
Lot Numbers C200511 and C200682 in 100 tablet bottles;
Lot Numbers C200195 and C200577 in 1,000 tablet bottles;
Lot Number C200363 in 2,500 tablet bottles;
Lot Number C200360 in 100 tablet unit dose carton.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: Pharmacia Corp., Kalamazoo, MI, by letters dated May 29, 2002. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Tablets may contain metal particles.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
9,720 bottles and cartons.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

 
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