Six lots of Thermacare Heat Wraps were recalled because they can leak chemicals and cause burns, blisters, and skin irritation.
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Thermacare Heat Wrap Recall
November 26, 2018 — Pfizer Inc. has recalled six lots of 8-hour Thermacare® Heat Wraps for joint, muscle, and menstrual pain because they can potentially leak and cause chemical burns, blisters, or skin irritation.
What is the Problem?
The use of a leaking or damaged Thermacare Heat Wrap could cause skin injuries such as burns, blisters, and skin irritation on the area of skin where the wrap is applied. The product label warns not to use the product if heat cell contents leak, or if the wrap is damaged or torn.
What is the Thermacare Heat Wrap?
ThermaCare® Muscle Pain Therapy provides heat therapy for the temporary relief of minor muscular aches and pains associated with overexertion, strains, sprains, and arthritis. ThermaCare® Menstrual Pain Therapy provides heat therapy for temporary relief of minor menstrual cramp pain and associated backaches.
What Thermacare Heat Wraps Were Recalled?
The recalled products were distributed nationwide to retailers, wholesalers and distributors in the United States, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands from September 2017 through August 2018.
ThermaCare® HeatWrap Lot and Packaging Information
|Product Name||Lot Number||Expiry Date||SKU||UPC||Configuration/Count|
|Muscle Pain Therapy 8HR||S68516||2020-07||F00573301314||305733013144||3 + 1 one-time use wraps per carton|
|Muscle Pain Therapy 8HR||T26686||2020-07||F00573301303C||305733013038||3 one-time use wraps per carton|
|Menstrual Pain Therapy 8HR||T26691||2020-07||F0057332002H||305733020029||3 one-time use wraps per carton|
|Menstrual Pain Therapy 8HR||T26693||2020-08||F00573302044||305733020449||3 + 1 one-time use wraps per carton|