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Nationwide recall for Pharmatech LLC liquid products

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 A nationwide recall has been made for liquid products manufactured by PharmaTech LLC for possible product contamination.

The FDA informed the distribution firm, Rugby Laboratories, that it received several adverse event reports of Burkholderia cepacia infections in patients, which may be linked to PharmaTech LLC manufactured Diocto Syrup or Diocto Liquid.

According to the CDC, B. Cepacia is the name for a group of bacteria that can be found in soil and water. This bacteria is often resistant to common antibiotics. Symptoms can vary widely from no symptoms at all to serious respiratory infections.

Consumers with questions regarding this recall should contact Rugby Laboratories/Major Pharmaceuticals Customer Support at 1-800-645-2158.

Consumers can also contact their physician or healthcare provider if they have additional questions about this product.

The following products are being recalled: 

  • Liquid Multivitamin Supplement for Infants and Toddlers 50 mL
  • Liquid Vitamin D Supplement for Breastfed Infants 400 IU 50 mL
  • Certa-Vite Liquid
  • Poly-Vita Drops
  • Poly-Vita Drops W/Iron 50ML
  • Ferrous Drops Iron Supp
  • D-Vita Drops 50ML
  • Tri-Vita Drops
  • Senna Syrup 237 mL
  • C Liquid 500mg 118ML
  • Diocto Liquid 50mg/5ml
  • Ferrous Sulfate Elixir 473ML
  • Fer Iron Liquid 50ML 50ML
  • Senexon Liquid 237ML
  • Diocto Syrup 60MG/15ML 473ML
  • Aller Chlor Syrup 120ML
  • Calcionate Syrup 16OZ
  • Cerovite Liquid 236ML
  • D3 400iu Liquid 50ML
  • Poly-Vitamin Liquid 50ML
  • Tri-Vitamin Liquid 50ML
  • Poly-Vitamin W/Iron Liquid 50ML
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