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CVS Issues Massive Recall for Popular Allergy and Sinus Medication


CVS has just issued a huge recall for a popular product for sinus relief and allergies. This could be a major recall because many people use this product.

“A CVS nasal spray is being recalled nationwide due to microbiological contamination, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration announced. Product Quest Manufacturing is voluntarily recalling Lot# 173089J of CVS Health 12 Hour Sinus Relief Nasal Mist. The FDA says the product was found to have had microbiological contamination identified as Pseudomonas aeruginosa,” reported Fox.

The product in question is a nasal decongestant. It is usually sold in a white nasal spray bottle and has orange colored packaging.

“The product is used as a nasal decongestant and is packaged in a 0.5 fluid ounce bottle that is placed in an individual folding carton. 16,896 units were released with UPC code 50428432365. The affected CVS Health 12 Hour Sinus Relief Nasal Mist lot is Lot # 173089J, EXP 09/19. The product can be identified by a white nasal spray bottle and an orange label with Sinus Relief stated in white with CVS Health on the top left. The IFC containing the bottle is also orange and contains the same wording. Lot 173089J and EXP 09/19 is coded on the side panel of the carton.

The product was distributed Nationwide to retail outlets,” reported Fox.


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