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July 11, 2002

Ivax Pharmaceuticals Has Recalled Doxycycline Hyclate Capsules

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

PRODUCT
Doxycycline Hyclate Capsules, 100mg, 500-count bottles, Rx Only. Recall #
D-344-2.

CODE
Lot No. Exp. Date
2985-103511 12/00/04

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: Ivax Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Miami, FL, by letter March 5, 2002.
Manufacturer: Ivax Pharmaceuticals Caribe, Inc., Cidra, Puerto Rico.
Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Active ingredient fails to meet test specification for related compounds.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
3,601, 500-count bottles.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

 
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