Safety Alerts & Recalls

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This recall for Rolaids Extra Strength Softchews, Cherry Flavor, 36 count package, lot number 0053AG2, has been 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 this 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 effects from Rolaids and are concerned, please follow up with your doctor.

McNeil Issues Another Recall: Rolaids Extra Strength Softchews

In consultation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), McNeil Consumer Healthcare has issued a voluntary recall of one product lot of Rolaids Extra Strength Softchews, Cherry Flavor, 36 count package distributed in the United States. Lot number 0053AG2 is being recalled as a precaution following consumer complaints of an uncharacteristic consistency or texture, which has been linked to crystallized sugar in the product.

This is a wholesale and retail level recall. No action is required by consumers or healthcare providers and consumers can continue to use the product.

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

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