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August 21, 2002

Rush & Hebble Has Recalled Iodine Tincture

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

PRODUCT
Iodine Tincture, USP Solution (sodium iodide 2.4%, iodine 2%) 1 oz. Bottle. This product was distributed only under the Kroger brand. Recall # D-384-2.

CODE
Lot 2611, Exp. 01/04.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: Rush & Hebble Co., Inc., Edinburgh, IN, by telephone on July 26, 2002.Manufacturer: Century Pharmaceuticals, Indianapolis, IN.Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Labeling; bottles labeled as Iodine Tincture contain Curechrome (benzalkonium chloride).

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
4,423 bottles.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide
.

 
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