While we are sympathetic to the pain and hardships suffered by Sabrina Johnson, Children's Motrin
has been proven safe and effective for treatment of minor aches and pains and fever when used as directed, and the medicine is labeled appropriately," said Marc Boston, spokesman for McNeil Consumer Healthcare, a division of McNeil PPC.
In January 2010, Johnson & Johnson had announced the recall of Tylenol, Motrin
and Benadryl that were sold in the US, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Fiji.
It's hard to remember what seeing is like, when you haven't been able to see for a long time," Sabrina Johnson testified during the trial of her family's lawsuit against Children's Motrin
manufacturer Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiaries.
Other McNeil Consumer Healthcare brands include BENADRYL, ZYRTEC and ZYRTEC-D allergy medicines; IMODIUM A-D anti-diarrheal; MOTRIN
IB pain reliever; and SUDAFED and SUDAFED PE nasal decongestants.
In January, McNeil recalled millions of bottles of adult Tylenol, Motrin
and other products made at a company plant in Puerto Rico after consumers complained about a moldy or musty odor in the products.
Now a Los Angeles County jury is expected to decide whether the Topanga Canyon girl's illness was caused by a dose of Children's Motrin
given to her by her mother in 2003, or whether she had a pre-existing medical condition that led her to suffer from a rare, debilitating disease that causes loss of vision and skin to peel off.
DALLAS -- A viral e-mail currently making the rounds between private accounts and public message boards warning of a danger posed by mixing over-the-counter medications Motrin
and Robitussin is unfounded.
The system carries the best personal care and OTC merchandise from brands that include: Tylenol, Bayer, Vicks, Advil, Motrin
, Ben Gay, Pepto Bismol, Alka Seltzer, Tums, DuraCell, Trojan, Listerine, Colgate, Gillette, Tampax, Band-Aid, Neosporin, Excedrin, Zantac, Unisom, Blistex, Purell, Afrin, Visine, Benadryl, Venus, Secret, Nivea, and many others.
Pain relievers such as Advil, Motrin
or Tylenol can fight off achiness.
Lawmakers have been looking into J&J's actions surrounding the April recall of more than 40 children's medicines and subsequent allegations that the company hid efforts to do an unpublicized recall of defective Motrin
tablets in 2009.
After we examined the girl, we diagnosed that she had juvenile arthritis, and all she really needed for help was Motrin
Shouldn't I just stretch more or take Motrin
,'' I asked.
Sabrina Brierton Johnson, age 11, will appeal the jury's verdict which was announced on July 17, 2008 in her Children's Motrin
product liability case against Johnson & Johnson [NYSE: JNJ] and McNeil Consumer & Specialty Pharmaceuticals, a division of McNeil-PPC which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson.
Ibuprofen is the active ingredient in popular OTC (over-the-counter) analgesics such as Advil and Motrin
lawmakers investigating whether Johnson & Johnson (New Brunswick NJ) used a "phantom recall" to remove Motrin
packages from the market without regulators' knowledge asked the drugmaker if outside contractors were hired to buy other products in stores as well.