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July 17, 2002

Alliance Wholesale Distributor Has Recalled Combivir Tablets

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

PRODUCT
Combivir Tablets (lamivudine 150 mg/zidovudine 300 mg) 60 tablet bottles, NDC #0173-0595-00, GlaxoWellcome.
Recall # D-350-2.

CODE
Lots 1ZP0848, 1ZP2346, 1ZP2347.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: Alliance Wholesale Distributor, Richton Park, IL, by telephone on May 10, 2002. Manufacturer:
Unknown. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Counterfeit: bottles labeled to contain Combivir tablets may contain Ziagen tablets.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
1,756 bottles.

DISTRIBUTION
IL, CA, IN, NY, TN, PA, MD and NJ
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