Infant ibuprofen sold at Walmart, Family Dollar and CVS recalled

Leslie Hanson
December 6, 2018

Tris Pharma said in a news release it has has voluntarily recalled three batches of its Infants' Ibuprofen Concentrated Oral Suspension, USP nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID), 50 mg per 1.25 mL.

Several lots of infant liquid ibuprofen are being recalled due to the bottles potentially containing higher concentrations of ibuprofen.

Ibuprofen is an over-the-counter nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) frequently used to relieve pain that is associated with headaches, dental pain, menstrual cramps, muscle aches and arthritis.

They were sold at Family Dollar, Walmart and CVS.

Tris Pharma said it has not received any reports of customers experiencing adverse effects from the products.

"Adverse effects that may be experienced are nausea, vomiting, epigastric pain, or more rarely, diarrhea", according to Tris Pharma's press release Wednesday.

CVS offers it under the "CVS Health" label, with the recalled products bearing the NCD number 59779-925-23 and the lot number 00717024A.

Walmart sells the recalled product under the "Equate" label and the National Drug Code (NDC) 49035-125-23; the products being withdrawn have the lot numbers 00717009A, 00717015A and 00717024A on their label.

08/19, while the recalled lot from Family Dollar is 00717024A with an expiration date of 08/19.

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