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Infant ibuprofen sold at Walmart, CVS, Family Dollar being recalled

A nationwide pharmaceutical company is issuing a recall on brands of Infants Ibuprofen sold at Walmart, CVS and Family Dollar.

Tris Pharma is issuing the recall on certain brands that may include a higher dose of drug than recommended. This could cause vomiting, diarrhea or in rare cases to susceptible children renal failure.

The brands are all “store” brands sold at the stores, including Equate.

At Walmart, the recalled lots are 00717009A (expiry 02/19), 00717015A (expiry 04/19), and 00717024A (expiry 08/19.) At CVS, the recalled lot is 00717024A (expiry 08/19.) And at Family Dollar, the recalled lot is 00717024A (expiry 08/19.)

Jon Ross Myers

Jon Ross Myers is the executive editor and publisher of the Mississippi News Network, Mississippi's largest digital only media company. He can be reached at editor@tippahnews.com

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