Another batch of Tylenol is being recalled this morning again because of a musty smell.
This time McNeil Consumer Healthcare is recalling about 128,000 bottles of Tylenol 8 Hour Caplets 50 count. The bottles may contain trace amounts of a chemical called 2.4.6-tribomoanisole.
The recall involves bottles with the lot number NDC Code # 50580-297-50, UPC # 3 0045-0297-51 8.
The recall involves bottles with the lot number NDC Code # 50580-297-50, UPC # 3 0045-0297-51 8.You'll find these numbers on the side of the bottle.
The company is facing a U.S. congressional probe of quality control lapses that have led to its numerous recent recalls of Tylenol, painkiller Motrin and allergy treatment Benadryl.
This is the 13th recall this year for the company.
If you have this you should stop using it and contact the company at 1-888-222-6036 (Monday through Friday 8am to 8pm ET, Saturday and Sunday 9am to 5pm ET) to get a refund or product coupon.
If you’ve had any adverse reactions you should contact the FDA:
- Regular Mail: use postage-paid, pre-addressed Form FDA 3500 available at: www.fda.gov/MedWatch/getforms.htm. Mail to address on the pre-addressed form.
- Fax: 1-800-FDA-0178