9744 - Scope Mint Mouthwash



Product Description: Scope® Original Mint, 1 Liter Size


This recall involves some bottles of Scope® Original Mint in the 1 liter size. The recalled bottles have the number “4” on the bottom of the bottle. The bottles with the “4” on the bottom may not be child-resistant.


Consumers can also attempt to twist the cap open. If the cap can be twisted off without squeezing the tabs on the cap, the package is not child-resistant.


Manufacturer: The Procter & Gamble Co., of Cincinnati, Ohio


Date Recall Posted: 6/28/10








 Summary Of Recall: The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the Procter and Gamble, announced a voluntary recall of Scope® Original Mint. The mouthwash contains ethyl alcohol and certain bottles have malfunctioning child-resistant caps and lack the statement, "This Package for Households Without Young children," as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. Ethyl alcohol is toxic and can cause serious injury or death if ingested by children.


What You Should Do: Consumers who have purchased this product should stop using immediately and return this product to your nearest Meijer store for a full refund.


Consumer Contact Information: Consumers with questions regarding this recall should contact Procter & Gamble toll-free at (877) 340-8825 between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or log on to their website at: www.scopemouthwash.com.


Consumers with questions or concerns about any health problems should contact their physician.