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Nationwide recall issued for batch of Children's Advil due to potential overdose concerns

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Pfizer issued a voluntary nationwide recall of one lot of Children's Advil Suspension Bubble Gum Flavored 4 FL OZ bottles on Monday. 

The recall has been issued due to customer complaints that the dosage cup provided is marked in teaspoons and the instructions on the label are described in milliliters, leading to a potential overdose. 

"The most common symptoms associated with ibuprofen overdose include nausea, vomiting, headache, drowsiness, blurred vision and dizziness," the company said in a statement on Monday. "Children’s Advil® Suspension Bubble Gum Flavored 4 FL OZ Bottle, NDC 0573-0207-30, lot R51129 was distributed nationwide to wholesalers, distributors and retailers in the United States from May 2018 through June 2018."

The bottles have an expiration date of November 2020.

If you have questions regarding this recall or to report an adverse event, you are asked to contact the Pfizer Consumer Healthcare Information Line at 1-800-88-Advil (1-800-882-3845), Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm EST. 

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