Three lots of infant ibuprofen have been recalled due to potentially high concentrations
of the drug.
Tris Pharma Inc. has recalled Ibuprofen Concentrated Oral Suspension, USP (NSAID)
50 milligrams per 1.25 milliliters. The medication was sold in 0.5 ounce bottles under
the Equate, CVS Health and Family Wellness brands at Walmart, CVS and Family Dollar
stores, respectively. Additional details on lot numbers and expiration dates are available
No adverse events have been reported to Tris Pharma Inc., but the higher potency could
cause nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, tinnitus, headache and gastrointestinal bleeding,
according to the company. Infants may be more vulnerable to permanent kidney damage.