Water Pik Flossing Toothbrush Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Water Pik Flossing Toothbrush Recall [US]Water Pik, Inc., a Fort Collins, Colorado establishment, recalls an estimated 3,800 Sonic-Fusion Flossing Toothbrushes due to suspected overheating, melting and/or sparking with consequential risk of fire, electrical shock, burns and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/uoQG30kXvPc

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm613512.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Electric Toothbrush products are subject to this recall:

  • Sonic-Fusion Flossing Toothbrush, sold with a model designation of SF-01 and batch/lot identifiers ranging from SF01 17 06 01 to SF01 18 06 28
  • Sonic-Fusion Flossing Toothbrush, sold with a model designation of SF-02 and batch/lot identifiers ranging from SF02 17 06 01 to SF02 18 06 28

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Electric Toothbrush products can be found on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the FDA, Water Pik has recalled certain Sonic-Fusion Flossing Toothbrushes because the charging base may overheat with localized melting and sparking, possibly causing fire, shock or burns. The company has received consumer reports of product malfunctioning in the US.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Electric Toothbrush products, please do not use them. Instead, immediately unplug the unit and return it to Water Pik using a company-provided Product Return Kit.

To receive a Product Return Kit, or for additional information, please call Water Pik toll-free at 1-800-674-7718 from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM Mountain Daylight Time, Monday through Friday. You can also reach the company by e-mail at SonicFusion-Return@Waterpik.com.

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==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Water Pik, Inc., please search for “Water Pik” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Sonic-Fusion brand name, please search for “Fusion” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
Recalls Direct RIN: 10398-2018
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