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CVS-brand nasal spray recalled due to 'microbiological contamination'

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SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -

The FDA is alerting anyone who may have recently purchased a CVS-brand nasal spray that's become part of a nationwide voluntary recall.

According to the FDA, the manufacturers of CVS Health 12 Hour Sinus Relief Nasal Mist discovered the product was found to have had a microbiological contamination called Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

The nasal decongestant is packaged in a white 0.5 fluid ounce bottle with an orange label with Sinus Relief stated in white with CVS Health on the top left.

Consumers should look for the UPC code 50428432365 with Lot # 173089J, and expiration date 09/19.

The contaminated spray could lead to an infection which can be life-threatening in certain patient populations, including anyone with cystic fibrosis or those who are immuno-compromised.

Anyone who has questions regarding the recall can contact Product Quest Manufacturing LLC at (386) 239-8787, Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4 pm, EST.

For more information on this recall, CLICK HERE.

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