More than 400 products shipped to Family Dollar stores nationwide has been recalled due to being stored outside of labeled temperature requirements.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said the products were stored and inadvertently shipped to certain stores on or around May 1, 2022 through June 10, 2022 due to product being stored outside of labeled requirements. The recall goes to the retail store level.
Some of the items in the recalls includes sunscreen, cough drops, toothpaste, allergy medicine, deodorant, and body lotion.
For a full list of recalled products, click here
To date, Family Dollar has not received any consumer complaints or reports of illness related to this recall.
Family Dollar has notified its affected stores asking them to check their stock immediately and to quarantine and discontinue the sale of any affected product.
Customers that may have bought affected product may return such product to the Family Dollar store where they were purchased without receipt.
Customers with questions regarding this recall may contact Family Dollar Customer Service at 844-636-7687 between 9am and 5pm EST. Customers should contact their physician or health care provider if they have experienced any problems that may be related to using these products.
Adverse reactions or quality problems experienced with the use of this product may be reported to the FDA’s MedWatch Adverse Event Reporting program either online, by regular mail or by fax.
- Complete and submit the report Online: www.fda.gov/medwatch/report.htm
- Regular Mail or Fax: Download form www.fda.gov/MedWatch/getforms.htm or call 1-800-332-1088 to request a reporting form, then complete and return to the address on the pre-addressed form, or submit by fax to 1-800-FDA-0178