Assured Burn Relief Gel Recalled by Dollar Tree Due to Poisoning Risk
A burn relief product is being recalled due to a risk of poisoning.
Dollar Tree is recalling Assured Burn Relief Gel because the packaging is not child resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. The burn relief gel contains lidocaine, posing a poisoning risk if swallowed. Dollar Tree is including about 325,000 units in the recall.
The recalled burn relief gel is packaged in a blue box with white letters Burn Relief and red letters Burn Relief Gel. Inside the box is a blue and white tube labeled Burn Relief Gel and measuring approximately 5 inches long by 1 inch wide and weighs about 0.7 ounces. The packaging features UPC 6 39277 09311 0.
Consumers could purchase this product at Dollar Tree, Dollar Bill$, Dollar Tree $1 Stop, Deal$, Deals and Dollar Tree Deal$ stores nationwide from March 2015 to October 2015 for $1.
The store has not received any reports of incident or injury.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled burn relief gel and return it to the store where purchased for a full refund. Customers with questions about the recall can contact Dollar Tree at (800) 876-8697.