Popular headache medicine recalled due to safety issue

You'll want to check your medicine cabinet for this one

(KLKN) – The makers of Excedrin have announced a recall of more than 400,000 bottles of the popular medication due to a safety issue.

Here is what is impacted according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission: 50, 80, 100, 125, 200, 250, and 300-count bottles of Excedrin Migraine Caplets, Excedrin Migraine Geltabs, Excedrin Extra Strength Caplets,

Recalled Excederin Example 2

Excedrin PM Headache Caplets, and Excedrin Tension Headache Caplets.



The bottles are plastic with a child-resistant closure.

The safety issue mentioned would be a hole in the bottom of the container that could make them easy for a child to access the medication.

Recalled Excederin Example

If you do have a hole in your container, call GSK Consumer Relations at 800-468-7746 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or go to their website for additional information.


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