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  • Dye-free Mylicon recalled for possible metal fragments

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    Approximately 12,000 units of Infants’ Mylicon Gas Relief Dye Free drops non-staining are being voluntarily recalled because they may contain metal fragments. The drops were sold in one-ounce plastic bottles that were distributed after October 5, 2008 nationwide.

    The recalled products are from the two lots below:

    Product Code # Lot # Exp Product
    71683791111-1 SMF007 09/10 Infants’ MYLICON® Gas Relief Dye Free Non-Staining Drops 1 oz.
    71683791111-1 SMF008 09/10 Infants’ MYLICON® Gas Relief Dye Free Non-Staining Drops 1 oz.

    You can find the lot numbers on the bottom of the box containing the product and also on the lower left side of the sticker on the product bottle.

    If you purchased any products included in this recall, you should immediately stop using the product and contact Johnson & Johnson/Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals Company at 1-800-222-9435 (Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. EST) or via the internet at www.mylicon.com for instructions regarding how to dispose of the product and request a replacement or refund.

    FDA press release
    Johnson & Johnson/Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals Company press release

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