Recall: Benefiber Fiber Suppl, Orange Flavor, non-thickening powder, sugar free

Product Detail

Product Description Benefiber Fiber Supplement, Orange Natural Flavor,
Non-Thickening Powder, Sugar Free, packaged in 5.7-oz. (35 servings) bottles, UPC 300670068356, 9.4-oz (58 servings) bottles, UPC 300670068585, and 18.7-oz. (115 servings) bottles, UPC 300670068158. Distributed by: Novartis Consumer Health, Inc., Parsippany, NJ 07054-0622, Made in France.

Recall Number F-1959-2013

Classification Class II

Code Info 5.7-oz. (35 servings) bottles: 10100230; 9.4-oz. (58 servings) bottles: 10119358, 10121489, 10121490, 24596401, 24596402, 24680101, and 24767601; and 18.7-oz. (115 servings) bottles: 24596701.

Product Distributed Qty 19,900,520 consumer units

Reason For Recall The products are being recalled due to the receipt of a relatively high number of consumer complaints.

Event Detail

Event Id 65111

Product Type Food/Cosmetics

Status Ongoing

Recalling Firm

Novartis Consumer Health
City Lincoln
State NE
Country US

Voluntary / Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated

Recall Initiation Date 2013-05-07

Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Letter

Distribution Pattern Product was distributed nationwide and included military distribution. Foreign distribution was made to Panama and Belize.