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GSK Recalls Panadol Advance Bottles Due to Failure to Meet Child-Resistant Closure Requirement; Sold Exclusively in Puerto Rico

Date: 
July 14, 2014
Brand: 
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), of Moon Township, Penn.
Sold At: 

Drug, grocery and mass merchandise stores in Puerto Rico from November 2012 through February 2014 for about $10.

Problem:

The packaging is not child-resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. These products contain acetaminophen which is required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act to be sealed with child-resistant packaging.

Product Numbers Recalled: 
About 10,600
If You Own This Product: 

Consumers should immediately place the product out of a child’s sight and reach, and contact GSK for a refund.

Consumer Contact: 

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) toll-free at (888) 912-8455 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.us.gsk.com and click on “Media & news” in the upper left and, if not listed with current releases, click on “Press release archive” on the left side for more information.

Incidents/Injuries: 

None reported.

Manufactured In: 
United States

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