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Recall: First Aid Research Maximum Strength Bacitraycin Plus Ointment with Lidocaine


On 2018-03-07, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding First Aid Research Maximum Strength Bacitraycin Plus Ointment with Lidocaine due to a potential hazard. This product sold new beginning in January 2014 for about $9.

About 500,000 units are involved in this ointment with lidocaine recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.

This was the 1st recall of products in the Medication category in 2018.

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First Aid Research Maximum Strength Bacitraycin Plus Ointment with Lidocaine
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Company Contact Information:

Phone: 888-645-8204

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What is the problem?

The packaging is not child resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. The pain relieving ointment contains lidocaine, posing a risk of poisoning to young children if they put it on their skin or ingest it.

How can I tell if I own this product?

Please click here to see recall details.

What should I do if I own this recalled product?

First, stop using the item.

Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.

The CPSC provides the following remedy information:

Consumers should immediately place the recalled ointment out of the reach of children and contact United Exchange, the product's importer, for instructions on how to receive a full refund from the place of purchase.

United Exchange, the product's importer, toll-free at 888-645-8204 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at and click on "Recall" for more information.


Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date

None reported

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+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at


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