Safety Alerts & Recalls

Alerts for Acetaminophen

Title Date Published Source
La EMA Recomienda Retirar Del Mercado El Paracetamol De Liberación Prolongada 2018-01-08
Retirada de Varios Lotes de Efferalgan Pediátrico De Laboratorios Bristol-Myers Squibb, S.A. 2016-02-03
New FDA Recommendations Aimed at Cutting Risks from Acetaminophen 2014-01-15
Perrigo Recalls Several Store Brands of Acetaminophen Infant Suspension Liquid Due to Potential Defect with the Oral Syringe Included in Packaging 2013-11-04
Febridol Paracetamol Recall After Mystery Tablet Discovered 2013-08-08
Raras pero Graves Reacciones en la Piel con Paracetamol 2013-08-07
FDA Warns of Rare But Serious Skin Reaction with Acetaminophen 2013-08-05
Bene-Arzneimittel GmbH ruft eine Charge ben-u-ron 1000 mg Brausetabletten zurück 2013-05-30
FDA Advises Doctors to Contact Patients Who Were Given Any Injectable Medicine Made by NECC after May 21, 2012 2012-10-17
TGA Warns of Accidental Paracetamol Poisoning 2012-10-05
Single Batch of Paracetamol Tablets Recalled Due to Incorrect Blister Foil 2012-08-23
1 A Pharma GmbH ruft eine Charge Paracetamol 250 mg 1A-Pharma Zäpfchen zurück 2012-05-15
Medtech Products, Inc. Recalls Several Lots of Little Fevers Children's Fever/Pain Reliever (acetaminophen) liquid, 160 mg/ 5 mL 2012-05-15
Novartis Consumer Health Recalls Excedrin, NoDoz, Bufferin, and Gas-X Prevention Products 2012-05-06
Ratiopharm GmbH ruft mehrere Chargen Paracetamol-ratiopharm 75 mg Zäpfchen zurück 2012-04-24
Results of New Study Suggests Some Parents Are Unaware of Proper Use of Paracetamol 2012-03-09
McNeil Consumer Healthcare Announces Recall of Infants’ TYLENOL Oral Suspension, 1 oz. Grape Due to Dosing System Complaints 2012-02-22
Novartis Consumer Health Inc. Issues Voluntary Recall Of Certain Excedrin, Bufferin, and Gas-X Products Due to Potential Presence of Foreign Tablets or Chipped or Broken Tablets or Gelcaps 2012-01-09
Know Concentration Before Giving Acetaminophen to Infants: Additional Concentration of Liquid Acetaminophen (160 mg/5 mL) Now Available 2011-12-27
MHRA Publishes UK Dosing Instructions For Children’s Liquid Paracetamol 2011-11-15
Online Guide For Using Pain Relievers Safely 2011-10-03
McNeil Recalls Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Nighttime Rapid Release Gelcaps 2011-08-16
McNeil Lowers Maximum Tylenol Dose to Prevent Overdoses 2011-08-01
Reducing Fever and Relieving Pain in Children: Safe Use of Acetaminophen 2011-07-22
McNeil Recalls Single Lot of Tylenol Extra Strength Caplets, 225 count 2011-06-30
Rugby Recalls Children's Pain & Fever Concentrated Drops Due To Problems With Child-Resistant Closure 2011-06-27
Update on the Recommended Doses Of Paracetamol Liquid For Children 2011-06-07
McNeil Recalls 10 Lots of OTC Products, Including Tylenol 8 Hour, Tylenol Arthritis Pain, Tylenol Sinus, Benadryl and Sudafed PE Products 2011-03-31
McNeil Recalls Single Lot of Tylenol 8 Hour Extended Release Caplet - 150 count 2011-03-31
Marlex Pharmaceuticals and Cispharma Inc. Recall Select Lots of Acetaminophen Tablets, 325mg 2011-03-05
McNeil Consumer Healthcare Initiates Voluntary Recall of Certain Over-The-Counter (OTC) Products 2011-01-18
McNeil Issues Another Recall: Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Liquid Products 2010-11-29
McNeil Consumer Healthcare Recalls Single Lot of Tylenol 8 Hour Caplets 2010-10-19
McNeil Expands Recall To Include Additional Lots of Benadryl Allergy Ultratab, Children's Tylenol Meltaways, Motrin, IB, Tylenol Extra Strength, and Tylenol PM 2010-07-11
McNeil Expands Recall To Include Benadryl Allergy Ultratab Tablets and Extra Strength Tylenol Rapid Release Gels 2010-06-16
What Consumers Need to Know About Recalled Liquid Products for Children 2010-05-06
Voluntary Recall of Certain Liquid Children's and Infants' Tylenol Motrin, Zyrtec, and Benadryl Products 2010-05-03
Voluntary Recall of Several Children's Tylenol and Infants' Tylenol Products 2010-04-13
Voluntary Recall of Certain Lots of McNeil Over-the-Counter Products 2010-01-15
Voluntary Recall of All Lots of Tylenol Arthritis Pain Caplet 100 Count Bottles 2009-12-29
Recall of Several Acetaminophen Products 2009-10-23
Voluntary Recall of Several Children's and Infants' Tylenol Products 2009-09-25
FDA Publishes Question and Answer Guide about Acetaminophen Use 2009-06-25
FDA Requires Additional Labeling for Over-the-Counter Pain Relievers and Fever Reducers 2009-04-30
Important Information About Safe Use of Children's Cough and Cold Medicine 2008-10-08
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