Bayer recalls Lotrimin and Tinactin Sprays

Photo source: Tinactin

The products contain benzene

Bayer is recalling all unexpired Lotrimin AF and Tinactin spray products.

The products contain benzene, which is classified as a human carcinogen.

The levels of benzene detected are not expected to cause adverse health consequences in consumers.

A list of the over-the-counter antifungal products -- sold individually or in combo packs in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Canada, and Mexico through a variety of retail channels from September 2018, to September 2021 -- may be found here.

What to do

Customers who purchased the recalled products may request a refund by visiting and A photo of the product will be required to receive a refund.

Consumers with questions may contact Bayer at (866) 360-3266, Monday – Friday, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. (ET).

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