Perrigo issues recall for incorrect dosage markings

Perrigo announced Tuesday, Janaury 12 that it has initiated a voluntary, nationwide product recall to the retail level of 2 batches of its children’s guaifenesin grape liquid, 100mg/5 mL, and three batches of its children’s guaifenesin DM cherry liquid (100mg guaifenesin and 5mg dextromethorphan HBr/ 5 ml) sold in 4 oz. bottles with dosage cup in a box under the store brand products listed below.

The recall by our dosing cup supplier is being initiated because of the potential that some packages contain an oral dosing cup with incorrect dose markings.

Consumers that have product with the corresponding labels and batch numbers listed below should discard the dosing device and product. Consumers should contact their physician or healthcare provider if they have any questions, or if they or their children experience any problem that could possibly be related to this drug product. Consumers with an adverse event that may be related to the use of this product, should call 1-800-538-9543.

Recalled lots, along with their corresponding branded labels, are listed below:


Label | Lot Number | Expiry

H.E.B. | 5LK0592 | 08/2017

CVS | 5MK0340 | 08/2017



Label | Lot Number | Expiry

Sunmark |5LK0528, 5LK0630 | 03/2017

Rite-Aid | 5LK0528, 5LK0630 | 03/2017

Topcare | 5LK0528, 5LK0630, 5LK0779 | 03/2017

Kroger | 5LK0528, 5LK0630 | 03/2017     

GoodSense | 5LK0528 | 03/2017

Dollar General | 5LK0630 | 03/2017

Care One | 5LK0630 | 03/2017

CVS | 5LK0630 | 03/2017

VISIT: Perrigo Website for More Information


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