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Nyal Cold & Flu Fighter tablets

Medicine recall

19 December 2008
Level: Consumer
Class: I
Reference: RC-2008-RN-01018-3
Date agreed: 19 December 2008
Product: Nyal Cold & Flu Fighter - 24 tablets (AUST L 146264)
Nyal Cold & Flu Fighter Day and Night - 24 tablets (AUST L 146263)
Batch number: All batches
Expiry All expiry dates
Sponsor: Valeant Pharmaceuticals Australasia Pty Ltd
Contact: 1800 630 056 Customer Service
Reason: These products have been associated with a small number of serious allergic reactions
Retailers have been advised by facsimile today. Recall notices will be appearing in national newspapers from Saturday 20 December 2008.

Classification system:

Class I defects are potentially life-threatening or could cause a serious risk to health.

Class II defects could cause illness or mistreatment, but are not Class I.

Class III defects may not pose a significant hazard to health, but withdrawal may be initiated for other reasons.

Class I & II recalls are considered to be safety related recalls.