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Savacol antiseptic mouth & throat rinse alcohol free chlorhexidine gluconate 2 mg/mL mouthwash bottle
Urgent medicine recall
|Date agreed:||02 November 2011|
|Product:||Savacol Antiseptic Mouth & Throat Rinse Alcohol Free chlorhexidine gluconate 2 mg/mL mouthwash bottle, manufactured by Gaba International AG Active, Switzerland. (Multiple batch numbers affected)|
|Batch number:||All batches within expiry.|
|Sponsor:||Colgate-Palmolive Pty Ltd|
|Contact:||Colgate's Consumer Information Service on 1800 636 551.|
|Reason:||The manufacturer detected microbial contamination of the product after an overseas report of a visual abnormality of the product.|
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.