Recall news: Teething tablets

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Posted: Oct 23, 2010 11:54 PM
Recall news: Teething tablets

The following recall has been announced:

_ The Standard Homeopathic Co. is recalling Hyland's Teething Tablets, which the Food and Drug Administration says may pose a risk to children. The FDA says it has received reports of "serious adverse effects" in children and found the tablets contain inconsistent amounts of belladonna, a substance that can cause harm in larger doses. The company says it believes the tablets, distributed throughout North America, to be safe. Details at http://www.hylandsteething.com/recall or 1-877-496-5044. The FDA asks consumers and doctors to report side effects from the tablets at http://www.fda.gov/MedWatch/report.htm