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Posted March 21, 2014

Homeopathic Products Recalled Due to Allergy Risk

On March 20, 2014, Terra-Medica, Inc. issued a voluntary recall of 56 lots of homeopathic products including, Pleo-FORT, Pleo-QUENT, Pleo-NOT, Pleo-STOLO, Pleo-NOTA-QUENT, and Pleo-EX.

These products have the potential to contain penicillin or derivatives of penicillin, which may be produced during the fermentation process. These products could cause a life-threatening allergic reaction in people with an allergy to penicillin or beta-lactam antibiotics.

The recalled products were sold in in liquid, tablet, capsule, ointment, and suppository forms and have a label stating "Distributed by SANUM USA Corp." They were distributed nationwide through health care practitioners, who may have sold the products through websites.

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For a complete list of the recalled products, and more about this recall, use the link below.