Dollar General is recalling all of their Baby Gripe Water herbal supplement with organic ginger and fennel extracts” due to the presence of an undissolved ingredient, citrus flavonoid.
Use of the product should not be considered hazardous, but could result in difficulty when swallowing the product for sensitive individuals.
So far, there has only been one report of a one-week-old having difficulty swallowing. Three complaints were attributed to the undissolved citrus flavonoid.
The product is administered orally to infants and adults, and the recall has been issued for all lots.
DG Baby Gripe Water is packaged in 4-ounce amber bottles, white plastic caps with safety seals and provided with an oral syringe, with UPC Code 8 5495400246 3.
Contact your healthcare provider if your child experiences any problems after consuming the product.
You can report issues or adverse reactions to the FDA’s MedWatch Adverse Event Reporting program online at www.fda.gov/medwatch/report.htm or by calling 1-800-332-1088.