August 14, 2002
Navajo Manufacturing Has Recalled Imodium
Advanced Chewable Tablets
- The Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
has released the
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.
Lot Numbers DFC049 and DEC051.
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.
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.