Mid Valley Pharmaceutical announced the recall for Lot# 23221701 of Doctor Manzanilla Cough & Cold and Lot# 23221701of Doctor Manzanilla Allergy & Decongestant Relief syrup to the consumer level.
There are no reports of infections or other adverse events related to the recall, but the recalled products may potentially be contaminated with a dangerous bacteria, Burkholderia cepacia (“B. cepacia”).
According to the recall notice:
Contaminated products with Burkholderia cepacia can potentially result in serious infections, may be life-threatening in patients with compromised immune systems.”
The following recalled products were distributed locally in the Rio Grande Valley, Texas to retailers and pharmacies:
- Doctor Manzanilla Allergy & Decongestant Relief 4 fl ounce bottles (118 ml) – UPC # 7 62558 00204 1 – lot number 23221701 – expiration date 05/19.
- Doctor Manzanilla Cough & Cold 4 fl ounce (118 ml) containers – UPC# 7 62558 00316 1 – lot # 23221701 – expiration date 05/19.
Mid Valley Pharmaceutical is notifying distributors and arranging for a return of all recalled products. Consumers should contact a healthcare provider of they have experienced any problems that may be related to this product.
Consumers should stop using the recalled Doctor Manzanilla products and return them to the place of purchase.
For more information, call Mid Valley Pharmaceutical by (956) 689-6192 on Monday to Friday 9:00AM to 5:00 PM, CST.
Source: Mid Valley Pharmaceutical LLC Issues Voluntary Recall of Doctor Manzanilla Cough & Cold and Doctor Manzanilla Allergy & Decongestant Relief Syrup Due to Potential Contamination with Burkholderia Cepacia