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Dollar General natural baby cough syrup recalled due to vomiting, diarrhea risk

The cough syrup can cause vomiting, diarrhea
Posted at 6:33 AM, Mar 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-21 06:40:31-04

Check your medicine cabinets. Dollar General is pulling a natural baby cough syrup from its shelves after the manufacturer found that the infant cough syrup could make babies sick.

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Kingston Pharma, LLC of Massena, NY is recalling the 2-fluid ounce bottles of DG™/health NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus because it could possibly be contaminated with Bacillus cereus/ Bacillus circulans, which can cause vomiting or diarrhea when present in food products.

The 59 mL bottles of the natural cough syrup are marked with Lot KL180157, with an expiration date of 11/20 on the bottom of the carton and the back of the bottle label. The UPC code of the bottles affected is 8 54954 00250 0.

Production of the product has been suspended while FDA and the company continue their investigation as to the source of the problem, according to the FDA.

If you have purchased this product, you can return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. If you have any questions, you can contact the company at 1-844-724-7347 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. EST or e-mail at