Safety Alerts & Recalls

What does this mean?

This recall for all product lots of Junior Strength Motrin Caplets, 24 count, was issued at a wholesale and retail level only. The FDA and the manufacturer have determined that any recalled product that may have been purchased by consumers does not pose a significant health risk. Consumers with questions about the recall should call McNeil's Consumer Care Center at 1-888-222-6036 (available Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. ET and Saturday - Sunday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Eastern Time.). If you think you are experiencing side effect from Motrin or another ibuprofen product and are concerned, please follow up with your doctor.

McNeil Issues Another Recall: Junior Strength Motrin Caplets

In consultation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), McNeil Consumer Healthcare has issued a voluntary recall of all product lots of Junior Strength Motrin Caplets, 24 count, that were distributed in the United States. The recall was initiated because of manufacturing issues.

This recall is at the wholesale and retail level. No action is required by consumers or healthcare providers and consumers can continue to use the product. There is no indication that the recalled products do not meet quality standards, and this recall is not being undertaken on the basis of adverse events.

Motrin contains the active ingredient ibuprofen. Ibuprofen is sold under many brand names and formulations. No other ibuprofen brands or formulations are involved in this recall.

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Publication Date: 2010-11-24
Last Updated: 2010-11-26

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