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Wrong Pills Found; Firm Recalls Bottles

September 05, 1987|Associated Press

WASHINGTON — A generic drug distributor in Colorado is recalling 4,600 bottles of its version of the heart and high blood pressure medicine propranolol hydrochloride because a bottle was found containing the wrong drug, the Food and Drug Administration said Friday.

The nationwide recall was issued by Geneva Generics, based in Broomfield, Colo., after a bottle was found in a Knoxville, Tenn., warehouse containing a drug called metronidazole, used in treating intestinal parasites.

Under recall is lot number 65356.

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