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November 21, 2002

Qualis Has Recalled Pyrethrin Lice Treatment

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

PRODUCT
Pyrethrin Lice Treatment (Piperonyl Butoxide 4% and Pyrethrum Extract (equivalent to 0.33% Pyrethrins), Kinray Preferred Plus brand, A Creme Rinse Application, 2 fl. oz. (59 mL) bottles, single and twin packs. Recall # D-054-3.

CODE
2F15A, exp. June 2004 (single unit)
2G02A, exp. July 2004 (twin pack)
2G25D, exp. July 2004 (twin pack).

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Qualis, Inc., Des Moines, IA, by telephone on October 28, 2002.
Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Mislabeling; one active ingredient is incorrectly declared on the bottle label as Permethrin rather than correctly as Pyrethrin.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
504 single units and 384 twin packs; 118 single packs and 245 twin packages have been quarantined at the own-label distributor awaiting return to Qualis.

DISTRIBUTION
NY.

 

The information contained herein has been obtained from sources that the Company believes to be reliable, however, the Company has not independently verified or confirmed the information and the recipient acknowledges that no representations or warranties are being made in connection with the use of the information.

 

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