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Homeopathic Medications for Children Recalled

When a recall can impact the health or safety of your family we will share the information as soon as we find it! Please read this one. Homeopathic medications for children recalled…

 

Products Being Recalled

MBI Distributing, Inc. is voluntarily recalling all lots of homeopathic Teething Drops, Nausea Drops, Intestinal Colic Drops, Stomach Calm, Expectorant Cough Syrup, Silver-Zinc Throat Spray, and Argentum Elixir. The drug products have been found to be manufactured with a lack of adequate controls. Products manufactured without proper process controls increases the probability that products will vary in strength, quality and purity.  Use of these products could result in an adverse reaction, especially in vulnerable populations such as infants and children. However, at this date, MBI Distributing, Inc. has not received any reports of adverse events related to this recall.

These homeopathic drug products are in liquid oral dosage form and are packaged in sizes from 1 fluid ounce to 8 fluid ounces.

Where Sold?

These products were distributed nationwide to health care professionals, retail stores, and consumers.

Remedy

MBI Distributing, Inc. is notifying its distributors and retailers by mail and is arranging for return of all recalled drug products in their possession. Consumers who have recalled product in their possession should stop using and discard the recalled product.

If you have questions regarding this recall can contact MBI Distributing, Inc. by calling 801-796-8745 (Monday-Friday 9:00 am-5:00 pm Mountain Time). You should contact your physician or healthcare provider if you have experienced any problems that may be related to taking or using these drug products.

Healthcare professionals and patients are encouraged to report adverse events or side effects related to the use of these products to the FDA’s MedWatch Safety Information and Adverse Event Reporting Program:

  • Complete and submit the report Online: www.fda.gov/MedWatch/report
  • Download form or call 1-800-332-1088 to request a reporting form, then complete and return to the address on the pre-addressed form, or submit by fax to 1-800-FDA-0178
[05/21/2018 – Recall Notice – FDA]

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Trish is one of the owners of Hip Homeschool Moms. She has been married to her best friend, David, for 22 years and they have three sons (ages 19, 17 and 15). Trish is from the coast of North Carolina, but they now live in rural West Tennessee on a 40+ acre farm. She has been homeschooling since 2009 and her homeschool style leans towards a Montessori approach with a heavy emphasis on hands-on learning. Trish’s family is Messianic and they love studying the Scriptures, learning Hebrew and growing in their faith and walk daily. In her spare time, Trish loves to travel, write, work in their garden and can regularly be found trying to learn something new, modeling that learning is indeed a life-long endeavor!

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