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August 14, 2002

Navajo Manufacturing Has Recalled Imodium Advanced Chewable Tablets

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

PRODUCT
Imodium Advanced Chewable Tablets (Loperamide HCL/Simethicone), single pack for display hanger, 2 tablets per pack. Packaged in the clear pouch of the display hanger card is a viewable single packet labeled Imodium A-D ANTI-DIARRHEAL (Loperamide HCl) Caplets, 2 CAPLETS Each caplet contains 2 mg loperamide HCl. Recall # D-374-2.

CODE
Lot Numbers DFC049 and DEC051.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: Navajo Manufacturing Company, Inc., Denver, CO, by telephone and letter on May 22, 2002.
Manufacturer: McNeil Consumer Products, Fort Washington, PA.
Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Mispackaging by repacking firm; Imodium A-D Caplets containing Loperamide HCl were mislabeled as Imodium Advanced chewable tablets containing Loperamide and Simethicone.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
51 / 2500 ct. cases.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide
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