Infant Cough Syrup Sold At Dollar General Stores Being Recalled
A popular cough syrup for babies sold nationwide at Dollar General stores is being recalled as it may be contaminated. The recall is focused on 2-fluid ounce (59 mL) bottles of DG™/health NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus. The possible contamination according to the FDA.gov recall page "has the potential to produce two forms of gastrointestinal illness, one being a syndrome primarily of vomiting, and the other of diarrhea."
The website went on to state that no illnesses have been reported yet in connection with the use of DG™/health NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus.
The recalled DG™/health NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus bottles were distributed nationwide in Dollar General retail stores. The product comes in a carton labeled DG™/health baby Cough Syrup + Mucus in 2-fluid ounce bottles marked with Lot KL180157 Expiration date 11/20 on the bottom of the carton and back of the bottle label; UPC Code 8 54954 00250 0.
Production of the product has been suspended while FDA and the company continue their investigation as to the source of the problem.
Anyone who purchased the infant cough syrup can return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.