Safety Alerts & Recalls

What does this mean?

As described in the May 3, 2010 iGuard alert about this recall, the risk of illness or health problems in a child or infant following the use of these recalled product is remote. However, the FDA and McNeil Consumer Healthcare advise consumers who have purchased these recalled products to stop using them.

If you do have any recalled product, please stop using it and dispose of it. For information on disposing of over-the-counter medications, please go to www.smarxtdisposal.net

McNeil is offering refunds for the average retail price of the recalled product or a coupon for a free replacement when the product becomes available again. For additional information, you can visit the website www.mcneilproductrecall.com or call 1-888-222-6036 (Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Eastern Time, and Saturday-Sunday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern Time).

What Consumers Need to Know About Recalled Liquid Products for Children

McNeil Consumer Healthcare has posted additional information on their website about refunds/coupons for and disposal of the recently recalled over-the-counter (OTC) liquid Children's and Infants' Tylenol Motrin, Zyrtec, and Benadryl products.

The FDA has also published a webpage titled "Recall of Liquid Products for Children: What Consumers Need to Know" to help consumers understand the recall.

For the McNeil Press Release and a complete list of recalled products, please visit: more information here

For refunds/coupons and disposal information, please visit McNeil's Frequently Asked Question webpage: more information here

To view "Recall of Liquid Products for Children: What Consumers Need to Know" from the FDA, please visit: more information here

Source: Manufacturer
Publication Date: 2010-05-06
Last Updated: 2010-05-06

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