Geri-Care Brand Extra Strength Acetaminophen 500mg tablets
Geri-Care Brand Extra Strength Acetaminophen 500mg tablets

Name of Product:

Over-the-counter drugs

Hazard:

The over-the-counter drug products contain regulated substances which must be in child resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA). The packaging of the products is not child resistant, posing a risk of poisoning if the contents are swallowed by young children.

Remedy:

Refund/Replace

Recall Date:

January 26, 2022

Units:

About 800

Description:

This recall involves bottles of Geri-Care Brand over-the-counter acetaminophen and aspirin. The acetaminophen is 500mg with 1,000 tablets in the bottle. The aspirin was sold in 81mg with 300 and 1,000 tablets in the bottle and 325mg with 250 and 1,000 tablets in the bottle. 

ProductCount
Extra Strength Acetaminophen 500mg Tablets1,000
Regular Strength Enteric Coated Aspirin 325mg Tablets250
Regular Strength Enteric Coated Aspirin 325mg Tablets1,000
Adult Low Dose Enteric Coated Aspirin 81mg Tablets300
Adult Low Dose Enteric Coated Aspirin 81mg Tablets1,000

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately store the recalled products in a safe location out of sight and reach of children, and safely dispose of the recalled product as soon as is practicable. Contact Geri-Care Pharmaceuticals for a full refund or replacement over-the-counter drug product.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported

Sold At

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Manufacturer(s):

Geri-Care Pharmaceuticals, of Brooklyn, New York

Manufactured In:

United States

Recall number:

22-060

Consumer contact:

Geri-Care Pharmaceuticals at 800-540-3765 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. ET Friday, email at recalls@gericarepharm.com, or online at www.gericarepharm.com/recalls/ or www.gericarepharm.com and click on “Product Recalls” at the top of the page for more information.

Original recall and updates at CPSC

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