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McNeil recalls Tylenol, Motrin, and others
McNeil Consumer Healthcare announces a major recall of 40 over-the-counter liquid medications for children and infants.
Mon, May 03, 2010 at 08:00 AM
McNeil Consumer Healthcare, the parent company behind namebrand, over-the-counter medications such as Tylenol, Motrin and Benadryl announced a voluntarily recall over the weekend of some 40children’s and infant’s liquid medications. Included on this list are Tylenol, Tylenol Plus, Motrin, Benadryl, Zyrtec and more. The announcement involves products distributed in the U.S. as well as Canada, Jamaica, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Guatemala, Dubai, Fiji, Guam, Panama, Guatemala, Trinidad and Kuwait.
According to the recall information
released by McNeil, some of the products included in the recall may contain a higher concentration of active ingredient than is specified; others may contain inactive ingredients that may not meet internal testing requirements; and others may contain tiny particles. Here is the list of products affected by the recall.
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