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August 8, 2002

AmeriSource Health Services Has Recalled Desyrel Tablets

(SafetyAlerts) - The FDA has released the following information.

PRODUCT
Desyrel Tablets (Trazodone HCL), 100 mg, 100 count bottles, Rx only. NDC # 0025-0061-31. Recall # D-359-2.

CODE
Lot #011751, Exp. Nov 02, and
Lot #012056, Exp. Aug 03.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: AmeriSource Health Services Corp., Columbus, OH, by fax on July 9, 2002.
Manufacturer: Mead Johnson Pharmaceuticals, Evansville, IN.
Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Lack of uniformity of dosage-subpotent tablets (stability 18 month) by
manufacturer-Mead Johnson Pharmaceuticals A Bristol Myers Squibb Co.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
646 bottles.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide
.

 
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