December 14, 1999AstraZeneca Inc. Recalls
M.V.I.® Pediatric Multiple Vitamins for Infusion
Westborough, MA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that AstraZeneca Inc. is recalling M.V.I.® Pediatric
(Multiple Vitamins for infusion), in 10 mL Single Dose Vial, because it may be subpotent
(vitamin A, K, Dexpanthenol and/or Pyridoxine).
This ongoing Class II recall was initiated by
the company, letter dated November 18, 1999. This is the first notice the FDA has issued
to the general public of the recall.
Over 18,000 units were distributed in
Tennessee and, Arizona. These recalled units bear the lot numbers and expiration
dates of 9F3009, EXP 3/00, 9F3011 EXP 4/00.
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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