A roll-on product used to relieve pain has been recalled because it failed to meet child-resistant packaging rules. causing concerns about poisoning of children, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said Wednesday in a news release.
Sanvall Enterprises, based in Doral, Florida, recalled its Rapid Alivio Pain Relieving Roll-On, which was packaged in a 3-fluid ounce white plastic bottle with a white cap and a red, white and blue label, the CPSC said.
"Rapid Alivio,” “Maximum Strength Pain Relieving Liquid” and “Para Dolor Muscular” are printed on the label. The lot numbers 18032201, 18032301, 19040501, or 19052801 are printed on the bottom of the bottle, and the UPC code 605100014225 is printed on the side of the label.
The product contains methyl salicylate and must be in child-resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act, the CPSC said in its release. However, the CPSC said the packaging was not child-resistant, posing a risk of poisoning if the contents are swallowed by young children.
The CPSC said the recall involves 5,400 units, which were sold between August 2016 and June 2019. The products were sold at Navarro Discount Pharmacy and Walmart stores in South Florida, the CPSC said.
Consumers should immediately store the roll-on in a safe location and out of reach of children and contact Sanvall Enterprises for a full refund, the CPSC said.
Consumers with questions can call Sanvall Enterprises collect at 305-887-1090 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EDT Monday through Friday. They also can email the company at SanarNaturals@Sanvall.com and in the body of the email provide a name, address, and photo of the product or online at www.Sanvall.com and click on “Recall -- Important Safety Information -- Rapid Alivio Roll-On” for more information.
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