The FDA has announced that McNeil Consumer Healthcare has expanded its voluntary over-the-counter drug recalls to include additional types of Tylenol, as well as certain formulations of Motrin, Rolaids, Benedryl, Simply Sleep, and St. Joseph’s aspirin. The recall includes Children’s Tylenol Meltaways and Children’s Motrin caplets and chewables.
A full list of recalled products and the lots has been posted on the FDA site.
Consumers have noticed a moldy, musty, or mildew-like smell when opening the medicines that has sometimes been associated with nausea, vomiting, stomach pain or diarrhea. Effects have been temporary and not serious. Read the rest of this entry »