Insight Pharmaceuticals recalls TING athlete’s foot spray

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The products contain elevated levels of benzene

Insight Pharmaceuticals is recalling two lots of TING Athlete’s Foot Spray Antifungal Spray Liquid.

The products contain elevated levels of benzene which came from the propellant that sprays the product out of the can.

Benzene is classified as a human carcinogen., and exposure to it can result in cancers including leukemia and blood cancer of the bone marrow and blood disorders which can be life threatening.

The company has not received any reports serious adverse events.

The following products, 

  • TING 1% Tolnaftate Athlete’s Foot Spray Antifungal Spray Liquid 63736-819-05 0H50545 07/24 4.5 oz/128 g;
  • TING® 1% Tolnaftate Athlete’s Foot Spray Antifungal Spray Liquid 63736-819-05 1G50645 06/25 4.5 oz/128 g; 

were sold nationwide through a limited number of retailers and online.

What to do

Consumers with questions may contact Insight Pharmaceuticals at (800) 344-7239 Monday – Friday, 8:30 -- 5:30 (ET), by e-mail at medicalaffairs@prestigebrands.com, or online at https://www.prestigebrands.com/contact.

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