Quest Products of Pleasant Prairie, Wis., is recalling 153,000 packages of ALOCANE Emergency Burn Pads.
The packaging is not child resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. The pads contain lidocaine, posing a risk of poisoning to young children if they were to place the pad in their mouth.
No incidents or injuries are reported.
This recall involves ALOCANE Emergency Burn Pads (10-count and 15-count) which come in a white and red box with “MAXIMUM STRENGTH ALOCANE Emergency Burn Pads” printed on the front.
The product is an over the counter Gel Infused Pad with lidocaine (4%) as the active ingredient the lot numbers 4179, 4180, 4235, 4645, 4646 or 4698 printed next to the barcode on the box.
The UPC number for the affected product is 8-46241-02448-7 and is located on the bottom of the box.
The pads, manufactured in the U.S., were sold at Walgreens, Walmart, Target, Kroger, Meijer, other pharmacies nationwide, and online at Amazon.com, HomeDepot.com, Overstock.com, MyQuestStore.com and Alocane.com from March 2018, through June 2019, for about $9.
What to do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled burn pads, store them in a safe location out of reach of children and contact Quest Products to return the pain relieving pads for a free ALOCANE Emergency Burn Gel 2.5 ounce child resistant tube or a full refund.
Consumers may contact Quest Products at (800) 650-0113 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (CT) Monday through Friday, or online at www.alocane.com and click on “Contact Us” at the bottom of the page for more information.