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Mouthwash recall

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Hydrox Labs issues a voluntary recall of Cardinal Health alcohol-free mouthwash after it tested positive for Burkholderia cepacia, the Elgin, Ill.-based firm announces May 2. B. cepacia may cause people who have weakened immune systems or chronic lung diseases to be more susceptible to infections and the effects vary widely ranging from no symptoms to serious respiratory infections. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed hospital illnesses in one state associated with the use of the affected mouthwash, according to Hydrox Labs. The product was distributed to hospitals, medical centers and long-term care facilities nationwide in certain personal hygiene admission kits, Hydrox Labs says. The lot number of the affected product is 26228, according to the firm...

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