One lot of Zicam recalled over bacterial contamination

(WXYZ) - One lot of Zicam Extreme Congestion Relief nasal gel has been recalled after testing revealed it was contaminated with a bacteria.

The affected lot consists of 0.5 ounce spray bottles in cartons labeled with NDC number 62750-005-10, lot number 2J23, with an expiration date of September 2015.

Zicam maker Matrixx Initiatives says the contamination should not pose a risk to healthy individuals.

However, anyone with a compromised immune system or chronic lung conditions like cystic fibrosis should contact their doctor immediately.

You can get more information from the FDA.

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