Medicine Recall Ordered by a Johnson & Johnson Division
McNeil Consumer Healthcare, a division of Johnson & Johnson, issued a medicine product recall Friday, April 30.
Products included in the recall are liquid versions of Tylenol, Motrin, Zyrtec and Benadryl. They are considered “over the counter” (OTC) drugs. Only lots that have not yet expired are covered by the recall.
The medicines have been distributed in the following countries: the United States, Canada, Dominican Republic, Dubai (UAE), Fiji, Guam, Guatemala, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Panama, Trinidad & Tobago and Kuwait.
The voluntary recall came after consultation with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The division stated that some of the products may have not met quality standards. They however declared that serious medical events is remote.
To see the complete information from McNeil and the complete product list being recalled, click this link.
This is the third product recall made by McNeil. The first one was in 2008 and the second one is January this year. Both instances involved the Tylenol product.