February 28, 2024

Selection retailer chain Household Greenback is reckoning with a significant headache after recalling Advil merchandise shipped and saved on the incorrect temperature over 10 months.

Ibuprofen, the chemical title for Advil, is meant to be saved at 68 to 77 levels Fahrenheit. Larger temperatures can scale back the drug’s effectiveness. 

The corporate has not obtained any studies of sickness or shopper complaints tied to the recall.

The Household Greenback recall named solely Advil-branded ache relievers and didn’t point out every other ibuprofen merchandise. The merchandise recalled have been despatched to shops nationwide from June 1, 2022, to March 31, 2023. 

The ache relievers recalled embody the six-, 50- and 100 depend packages of 200 milligram Advil tablets, the 24-count package deal of 200 milligram Advil caplets, the 40-count of Advil liquid gel caplets, and the 20-count of Advil mini liquid gel caplets.

The 36-count of Advil twin motion caplets, which have 125 milligrams of ibuprofen and 250 milligrams of acetaminophen, have been additionally recalled.

The precise batch numbers of the ache killers can be found within the Household Greenback recall announcement printed by the Meals and Drug Administration Thursday.

Household Greenback shops have been instructed to quarantine and discontinue the sale of the affected stock. Prospects who purchased the wrongly saved medication can return it to the shop of buy, even with out a receipt.