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Efficient Laboratories expands recall of cold and flu meds

Concerns have been raised about microbial contamination

Rompe Pecho cold and flu medicine
Photo source: FDA
Efficient Laboratories is expanding its earlier recall of Rompe Pecho CF, Rompe Pecho EX, Rompe Pecho MAX, and Rompe Pecho DM to include another 12 lots.

The following lots were included in the initial recall:

  • Rompe Pecho EX lot 19F332, exp June 2022
  • Rompe Pecho CF lot 19H359, exp August 2022
  • Rompe Pecho MAX lot 19B42, exp February 2022

Concerns have been raised about microbial contamination. There are no reports of adverse events.

A list of the additional lots of the medications, used to treat symptoms of the flu and the common cold and distributed nationwide to wholesalers and retailers, may be found here.

The lot numbers and expiration dates are on the bottom of the cartons.

What to do

Customers who purchased the recalled products should stop using them and discard them. 

Consumers with questions may contact the firm at (305) 805-3456 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (EST).

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