Bayer has a recall of Alka Seltzer Plus products, due to incorrect labeling on packaging. These products are being recalled because the ingredients on the front sticker may not match the actual product in the carton. The ingredients listed on the front sticker may not match the actual ingredients in the product. This may lead consumers to ingest a product to which they may have an allergy or anaphylactic reaction, an ingredient which may be contraindicated for their medical condition or they intend to otherwise avoid. There may be potential for serious health consequences.
To identify the recalled products, check the Bayer logo located on the lower left corner of the front of the carton. If the logo has an orange or green background, the product is included in the recall. These products were sold at Walmart, CVS, Walgreens, Kroger, Dillons Food Stores, Fred Meyer, Fry’s Food Stores, Ralphs, King Soopers and
Smith’s Food and Drug after February 9, 2018. The Alka-Seltzer Plus products that are on this recall are intended to temporarily relieve symptoms associated with cold and flu, such as cough, congestion, fever and/or mucus.
Consumers who purchased packages of Alka-Seltzer Plus that are being recalled should stop using the product and contact Bayer with questions, to report any issues experienced or for instructions about how to receive a refund.
Consumers with questions about this recall can contact Bayer Consumer Relations at:
1-800-986-0369 (available Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET).