GNC Women’s Iron Dietary Supplement Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Washington: GNC Women's Iron Dietary Supplement Recall [US]General Nutrition Corp., a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania establishment recalls an estimated 756,000 blister packs of GNC Women’s Iron Complete Dietary Supplement products due to suspected failure to meet US Federal child resistant closure requirements and consequential risk of ingestion, poisoning, kidney damage and overdose, all serious health hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/qlaZ30n5Dqs

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Womens-Iron-Complete-Supplements-Recalled-by-GNC-Due-to-Failure-to-Meet-Child-Resistant-Closure-Requirement-Risk-of-Poisoning

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain GNC branded Women’s Iron Complete Dietary Supplements, sold in 60-count caplets.

The recalled Dietary Supplements were distributed in white box with the phrase, “Women’s Iron Complete” printed on the package front in gray and red type. The box itself contains blister packets with a total of sixty (60) caplets.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Supplement can be found on the Web site/sites listed above.

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

According to the CPSC, the blister packaging of the recalled Dietary Supplements is not child resistant as required by US federal law. If ingested by a child, these Supplements could cause serious injury or death.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Dietary Supplements, please do not use them and keep these products out of the reach of children. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to handle poisonings.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact GNC at toll-free at 1-888-462-2548 anytime. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.gnc.com and click on the “Recall Notice” link at the top of the page for more information. You can also reach the company by e-mail at customer-service@gnc-hq.com.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Dietary Supplements, please search for “supplement” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Choking hazards, please search for “choking” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Ingestion hazards, please search for “ingestion” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Poisoning hazards, please search for “poisoning” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by General Nutrition Corp, please search for “General Nutrition” or more generically, “GNC” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 19-055
Recalls Direct RIN: 10967-2018
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