December 2, 2022

Aurohealth recalls Walgreens brand pain reliever due to risk to children

A painkiller from Walgreen is being recalled because of its risk to children. The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced that New Jersey-based importer AuroHealth is recalling Walgreens brand acetaminophen due to failure to meet impervious packaging requirements. children. The insufficient packaging, the CPSC said, poses a risk of poisoning if the contents are swallowed by young children. The recall includes approximately 137,300 units that were sold at Walgreens stores nationwide from October 2021 through April 2022 for approximately $9. The bottle has a red continuous thread gear closure. UPC number 311917218090 and lot numbers P2100627, P2100671, P2100672, P2100689 P2100747, P2100859 (each with expiration date Nov-2022) and P2200050 (with expiration date Jan-2023) are included in this recall. . The UPC number, lot numbers and expiration date are printed near the drug information panel on the label on the back of the bottle, according to the recall notice. The drug is manufactured by Aurobindo Pharma Limited, of Telangana, India. Currently, there are no reported injuries or fatalities. Consumers should immediately store the recalled products in a safe place, out of the reach and sight of children, and then contact Aurohealth for information on how to return the product to the nearest Walgreens store to receive a full refund. .

A Walgreen pain reliever is being recalled because of its risk to children.

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced that New Jersey-based importer AuroHealth is recalling Walgreens brand acetaminophen due to failure to meet child-resistant packaging requirements.

The insufficient packaging, the CPSC said, poses a risk of poisoning if the contents are swallowed by young children.

The recall includes approximately 137,300 units that were sold at Walgreens stores nationwide from October 2021 through April 2022 for approximately $9. The bottle has a continuous thread red gear closure.

UPC number 311917218090 and lot numbers P2100627, P2100671, P2100672, P2100689 P2100747, P2100859 (each with expiration date Nov-2022) and P2200050 (with expiration date Jan-2023) are included in this recall. The UPC number, lot numbers and expiration date are printed near the drug information panel on the label on the back of the bottle, according to the recall notice.

The drug is manufactured by Aurobindo Pharma Limited, of Telangana, India.

Currently, no injuries or fatalities have been reported.

Consumers should immediately store the recalled products in a safe place, out of the reach and sight of children, and then contact Aurohealth for information on how to return the product to the nearest Walgreens store to receive a full refund.