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July 11, 2002

Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories Has Recalled Premarin

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

PRODUCT
Premarin (conjugated estrogens tablets USP)
1.25 mg tablets, 100, 1000 and 5,000-tablet bottles.
Recall # D-058-2.

CODE
NDC #: 0046-0866-91 (bottles of 1000)
Lot #s: 9000353, exp. 11/04 and 9000681, exp. 11/04

RECALL EXTENDED ON 6/18/02 to the following 3 lots
NDC #: 0046-0866-81 (bottles of 100)
Lot #: 9000477, Exp. 1/05
Distribution dates: 6/12/00-8/17/01
Quantity distributed: 31,310 bottles

NDC #: 0046-0866-91 (bottles of 1000)
Lot #: 9000682, Exp. 1/05
Distribution dates: 7/10/00 - 5/2/01
Quantity distributed: 2,132 bottles

NDC #: 0046-0866-95 (bottles of 5000)
Lot #: 9000481, Exp. 1/05
Distribution dates: 7/6/00 - 3/13/01
Quantity distributed: 1,308 bottles.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories, Richmond, VA, by letters dated November 21, 2001.
Manufacturer: Ayerst Laboratories, Inc., Rouses Point, NY.
Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Failure to meet dissolution specifications.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
34,750 bottles.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

 
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