One lot of Senna Syrup natural vegetable laxative has been recalled by Lohxa for microbial contamination.
The Lohxa-written, FDA-posted recall notice warns, “Use of contaminated product by the elderly, patients with a weakened immune system, or patients at a higher risk of developing life-threatening inflammation of the heart, could result in infections that could be life-threatening.”
This concerns lot No. AM1115S with expiration date of 01/2023, 24-unit packages of 8.8 mg/5 ml doses. Consumers and healthcare providers with the recalled laxative should return it to the place of purchase.
Consumers with questions regarding the recall can contact Lohxa by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 800-641-5564, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Eastern time.
If this or any other drug causes a medical problem, after notifying a medical professional, let the FDA know via its MedWatch Adverse Event page or by filling out a form you can get by calling 800-332-1088. Only then do you call the manufacturer.