The FDA has notified healthcare professionals and consumers that ION Labs is voluntarily recalling all Influend Cough and Cold products sold on or after May 30, 2008. The recalled products may be superpotent and may cause complications including tachycardia, palpitations, arrhythmias, cardiovascular collapse with hypotension, headaches, dizziness, anxiety, restlessness, and nervousness. ION Labs has ceased distribution of these products until further notice. Consumers who have these products in their possession should stop using them immediately and contact their healthcare provider.
The recalled lots include:
- Influend Cold and Cough, 24 tablets, Product Code/Lot# 800074
- Influend Severe Cold & Flu, 24 tablets, Product Code/Lot# 800075
- Influend JR. Cold & Cough, 4oz bottle, Product Code/Lot# 800076
- Influend JR. Severe Cold & Flu, 4oz bottle, Product Code/Lot# 800077
For more information call (877) 990-446 or visit www.fda.gov/Safety/MedWatch/SafetyInformation/SafetyAlertsforHumanMedicalProducts/ucm136536.htm.