Walmart & Walgreens Eye Drops Are Being Recalled
Before you put those drops in your eyes, you might want to double check them. According to a notice from the FDA, several eye drops that were sold at Walmart and Walgreens are being recalled because they may not be sterile. Altaire Pharmaceuticals Inc. is voluntarily recalling products under Walmart’s Equate brand which includes treatments for allergy relief, solutions, gel drops, and eye drops. Click here to see the complete list of eye products that are being recalled at Walmart.
The products that are being recalled under the Walgreens brand name include moisturizing eye drops, lubricant eye ointment, and sodium chloride ophthalmic ointment. You can click here to see the complete list of eye products that are being recalled at Walgreens.
The list of recalled eye products might be a bit confusing. If you have any questions about the recall, you can contact Altaire Pharmaceuticals Inc., by calling 1-800-258-2471, or e-mailing them at firstname.lastname@example.org Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET. Customers should contact their physician or healthcare provider if they have experienced any problems that may be related to taking or using this drug product.