Contact: Lori Willis
Director of Communications
Nov. 9, 2006
Perrigo Recalls Topcare Extra Strength Pain Reliever in 500mg Caplets
This product is carried at Schnucks and Logli stores
In accordance with the recall, this
product has been removed from shelves at all Schnucks and Logli
The recall was initiated when Perrigo's quality control systems noted trace amounts of metal fragments in a small number of these caplet products. The health risk to consumers is remote and there have been no reports of injuries or illness related to this issue.
This recall affects 500 mg CAPLETS ONLY. No other products are affected.
The recalled items are as follows:
Topcare XS Pain Relief CAPLETS 500mg 50ct Bottle UPC: 0-36800-12721
Topcare XS Pain Relief CAPLETS 500mg 100ct Bottle UPC: 0-36800-12885
Schnucks and Logli customers may return the specified product to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Consumers with questions should
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