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Infant Ibuprofen Recalled from Walmart, CVS and Family Dollar

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First reported by Cbsnews.com

Summary:

  • We have an important recall to tell you about today. Tris Pharma is recalling some infant ibuprofen that you may have purchased from Walmart, CVS Pharmacy and Family Dollar stores.
  • The reason for the recall is that the popular pain and fever medicine may contain overly high concentrations of the drug, making them unsafe dosages for children.
  • The label on the recalled product says it contains 50 mg of ibuprofen per 1.25 mL, according to the New Jersey drugmaker. The manufacturer says there is a “remote possibility” that the higher level of ibuprofen could cause kidney damage in babies.
  • As of now, there have been ZERO reports of adverse effects from those that have used the ibuprofen packaged with the Walmart, CVS and Family Dollar logo.

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Article:

Tris Pharma recalls some infant ibuprofen sold at national stores in Walmart, CVS Pharmacy and Family Dollar, because the popular pain and fever medicine may contain excessively high concentrations of the drug.

Packaged under the private-label brands of the three major retailers, the label on the recalled product says it contains 50 mg of ibuprofen per 1.25 mL, according to the the New Jersey drugmaker. Tris said there is a “remote possibility” a higher level of ibuprofen could lead to permanent kidney damage in babies. Other possible adverse effects include nausea, vomiting, stomach pain and diarrhea, as well as tinnitus, headache and stomach bleeding.

Tris Pharma said it had not received any reports of adverse effects related to the recall.

Read More: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/infant-ibuprofen-recall-walmart-cvs-family-dollar-2018-12-06/

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