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Baby Blanket Kids Sport Faces The following 4 products were sold in a kit called the Baby Blanket Sun Smart Survival Kit: Baby Blanket Tend Scalps SPF 45 Baby Blanket Sunscreen Spray SPF 45 Baby Blanket Faces Sunblock SPF 45 Baby Blanket Sunblankie Towelette SPF 45 (December 21, 2009)

Starting date:
December 21, 2009
Posting date:
November 22, 2010
Type of communication:
Drug Recall
Subcategory:
Drugs
Hazard classification:
Type III
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public, Healthcare Professionals, Hospitals
Identification number:
RA-2010A248

Reason

Toys "R" Us does not have an EL to import human drugs.Even though the percentage of octocrylene varies in the 5 products, the same DIN is associated with all 5 products. In addition, octocrylene was not listed as an active ingredient in the registration of the DIN. Various technical labelling violations, (eg. no expiry date, improper format / lack of a lot number, no importer's information on label, lack of adequate directions for use in French), have also been identified.

Depth of distribution

Products were distributed to Toys "R" Us retail stores in Canada. No products were exported.

Affected products

Baby Blanket Kids Sport Faces, The following 4 products were sold in a kit called , the Baby Blanket Sun Smart Survival Kit:, Baby Blanket Tend Scalps SPF 45, Baby Blanket Sunscreen Spray SPF 45, Baby Blanket Faces Sunblock SPF 45, Baby Blanket Sunblankie Towelette SPF 45

DIN, NPN, DIN-HIM

DIN 02246707

Dosage form

Lotion, wipe or spray

Strength

  • Not applicable

Lot or serial number

All lots

Companies

Recalling Firm
Toys "R" Us Canada Ltd.
2777 Langstaff Road
Concord Ontario
Canada L4K 4M5
Marketing Authorization Holder
Mercer Group Ltd. (Childrens Healthcare Research Group)
254 Hornbine Road
Rehoboth Massachusetts
United states ÉTATS-UNIS 02769