Safety Alerts Saves Lives
Safety Alerts  
 
Home Privacy About Us Contact Us Change Preferences

SafetyAlerts
June 19, 2002

AmeriSource Health Service Has Recalled Lomotil Tablets

(SafetyAlerts) - AmeriSource Health Service Has Recalled Lomotil Tablets because the tablets supplied by the manufacturer may contain metal particles.

PRODUCT
Lomotil Tablets (diphenoxylate hydrochloride, USP 2.5 mg and atropine sulfate, USP 0.025 mg), 100 tablets, Rx only.
Recall # D-334-2.

CODE
Lot Number: 021245, Exp. Date Apr 17 04.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: AmeriSource Health Services Corp., Columbus, OH, by letter and fax on June 10, 2002.
Manufacturer: G.D. Searle & Company, Chicago, IL.
Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Tablets supplied by the manufacturer may contain metal
particles.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
1,288 bottles of 100 tablets each.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

 
Selected Recent Recalls


Health Professional:

Did you know?
During 2000 there were over
1050 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!

How many did you hear about?

Sign-up for SafetyAlerts by Email -
The free internet newsletter that could
some day literally save your life - or
the life of someone you know.

 

The information contained herein has been obtained from sources that the Company believes to be reliable, however, the Company has not independently verified or confirmed the information and the recipient acknowledges that no representations or warranties are being made in connection with the use of the information.