Children's Tylenol, other meds recalled



ATLANTA (CNN) -- A voluntary recall has been issued for dozens of over-the-counter drugs for children, including Tylenol and Motrin, because they don't meet quality standards.

"This recall is not being undertaken on the basis of adverse medical events," McNeil Consumer Healthcare said in a statement Friday.

"However, as a precautionary measure, parents and caregivers should not administer these products to their children."Some products in the recall may have a higher concentration of active ingredient than specified while others may have inactive ingredients that don't meet testing requirements, the company said.

The company said it issued the recall after consulting with the Food and Drug Administration. Drugs affected include children's versions of Tylenol, Tylenol Plus, Motrin, Zyrtec and Benadryl. They were made in the United States and distributed to Canada, the Dominican Republic, Dubai, Fiji, Guam, Guatemala, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Panama, Trinidad & Tobago and Kuwait.

More details are available by calling 1-888-222-6036 or visiting www.mcneilproductrecall.comTo top of page

Just the hot list include
Frontline troops push for solar energy
The U.S. Marines are testing renewable energy technologies like solar to reduce costs and casualties associated with fossil fuels. Play
25 Best Places to find rich singles
Looking for Mr. or Ms. Moneybags? Hunt down the perfect mate in these wealthy cities, which are brimming with unattached professionals. More
Fun festivals: Twins to mustard to pirates!
You'll see double in Twinsburg, Ohio, and Ketchup lovers should beware in Middleton, WI. Here's some of the best and strangest town festivals. Play
Index Last Change % Change
Dow 24,834.41 -178.88 -0.72%
Nasdaq 7,378.46 -15.58 -0.21%
S&P 500 2,724.44 -8.57 -0.31%
Treasuries 3.06 0.00 0.00%
Data as of 4:19pm ET
Company Price Change % Change
Micron Technology In... 59.03 3.55 6.40%
General Electric Co 15.29 0.03 0.20%
Bank of America Corp... 30.89 0.34 1.11%
Advanced Micro Devic... 12.98 -0.01 -0.08%
AT&T Inc 32.43 -0.16 -0.49%
Data as of 4:02pm ET
Sponsors

Sections

WIth prices starting at $35,000 and rising quickly from there to over $80,000, the Tesla Model 3 is far from a mass market car. More

A recent study from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis finds that some Millennials born in the 1980s may never make up the wealth they lost during the Great Recession. More

Thanks largely to a progressive tax code, nearly 79 million households will not owe any federal income tax this year, according to estimates from the Tax Policy Center. More