March 28, 2000Recalled Eckerd Brand Antacid
Tablets may Contain Metal Pieces
Largo, FL (SafetyAlerts) - The Eckerd Drug stores have today
announced the recall of Eckerd Brand Antacid Tablets because of reports that the product
may be contaminated with pieces of metal.
The Associated Press (AP) reported
that an Arlington, TX, woman found a small blade embedded in one of the tablets. Eckerd
did not immediately confirm the AP report.
The recalled antacid was sold, in
150-tablet bottles, at Eckerd stores nationwide and bear the lot number of 1584-680.
Eckerd customer service has stated
that this voluntary recall is being conducted to ensure the safety and good health of
Anyone who has the one of the
recalled bottles may return it to Eckerd for a full refund.
Consumers with question can call
Eckerd customer service at 1-800-325-3737.
Notice of this product warning was
sent via email to SafeMail
subscribers March 28, 2000.
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