Tris Pharma Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall Of Infants’ Ibuprofen

Tris Pharma issued a voluntary recall notice on Wednesday for Infants’ Ibuprofen Concentrated Oral Suspension due to products that have been found to potentially have higher concentrations of ibuprofen.

The recall states that some infants who may be more susceptible to a higher potency level of drug may be more vulnerable to permanent NSAID-associated renal injury.

There is a remote possibility that infants, who may be more susceptible to a higher potency level of drug, and therefore may be more vulnerable to permanent NSAID-associated renal injury. Adverse effects that may be experienced are nausea, vomiting, epigastric pain, or more rarely, diarrhea. Tinnitus, headache and gastrointestinal bleeding are also possible adverse effects. To date, Tris Pharma, Inc. has not received any reports of adverse events related to the lots of product that are the subject of this recall.

The product is used as a pain reliever/fever reducer and was packaged in 0.5 oz. bottles for the recalled lots listed below:

NDC LOT EXPIRATION DESCRIPTION COMPANY
49035-125-23 00717009A
00717015A
00717024A
02/19
04/19
08/19
Equate: Infants’ Ibuprofen
Concentrated Oral Suspension,
USP (NSAID), 50 mg per 1.25 mL,
0.5 oz. bottle
Wal-Mart Stores Inc
59779-925-23 00717024A 08/19 CVS Health: Infants’ Ibuprofen
Concentrated Oral Suspension,
USP (NSAID), 50 mg per 1.25 mL,
0.5 oz. bottle
CVS Pharmacy
55319-250-23 00717024A 08/19 Family Wellness: Infants’ Ibuprofen
Concentrated Oral Suspension,
USP (NSAID), 50 mg per 1.25 mL,
0.5 oz. bottle
Family Dollar Services Inc.

Tris Pharma, Inc. sold the affected lots of Ibuprofen Concentrated Oral Suspension, USP (NSAID) 50 mg per 1.25 mL to one customer, which distributed the lots into the US market. Tris Pharma, Inc. has notified its customer by urgent recall notice and is arranging for the return of the recalled product.

Wholesalers and retailers of the product should stop further distribution of the affected lots of Ibuprofen Concentrated Oral Suspension, USP (NSAID) 50 mg per 1.25 mL, which are being recalled.

Consumers with questions regarding this recall can contact Tris Customer Service at 732-940-0358 (Monday through Friday, 8:00am ET- 5:00pm PT) or via email at Customer Service Email . Consumers should contact their physician or healthcare provider if they have experienced any problems that may be related to taking or using this drug product.

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