DORAL, FL – Three lots of three kinds of Rompe Pecho cold and flu symptom medications were recalled after a microbial contamination was found.
“In rare circumstances, consumption of these medications from these lots could result in vomiting and diarrhea,” the company-written, FDA-posted recall notice said.
According to the Miami Herald, Miami-Dade company Efficient Laboratories, responsible for the medications removal from the market, “has not received any reports of adverse events to date.”
The microbial contamination was found in the following products distributed nationwide: Rompe Pecho CF Cold & Flu, lot No. 19H359, expiration date August 2022; Rompe Pecho EX Expectorant, lot No. 19F332, expiration date June 2022; and Rompe Pecho MAX Multi-Symptoms lot No. 19B42, expiration date February 2022.
Consumers with bottles from these lots should stop using them and return them to the store for a full refund.
If you are experiencing health problems from using these products, please see a doctor and make a report to the FDA’s MedWatch Adverse Event Reporting program. You can also call 1-800-332-1088 to get a reporting form that can be mailed or faxed.
Anyone with questions can call Efficient at 305-805-3456.