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August 8, 2002

Eli Lilly Has Recalled Glucagon Kit

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

PRODUCT
Glucagon Kit, Glucagon for Injection, USP TROUSSE DE GLUCAGON, 1 mg (1 unit)/vial (with 49 mg Lactose)
(Product #M-8239, DIN 00015377). Recall # D-360-2.

CODE
Lots 4ND49M (exp. 12/1/02) and 4ND49N (exp. 3/1/03).

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Eli Lilly and Co., Indianapolis, IN, by letter on May 30, 2002.
Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Subpotent-out of specification result at 12 month time point for potency (the rat hepatocyte test).

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
34,028 UNITS (Lot 4ND49M) and 24,835 UNITS (LOT 4ND49N).

DISTRIBUTION
Canada
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