Stationary entertainers Graco Children's Products Inc., of Elverson, Pa., is recalling about 19,000 stationary entertainers for repair because the screw securing the clicker toy to the tray can come loose, presenting a choking hazard to young children. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Graco have received eight reports of children rotating the toy until the screw came out and either handling the toy's screw or placing it in their mouths. One child started choking on the screw and sustained scratches to his throat and two others sustained scratches on the face or stomach.
Vitamins and medicines Lex Pharmaceutical Inc. of Medley, Fla, is recalling 25,000 bottles of vitamins and medicines because they do not have child-resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. Children can die from swallowing medicines and other toxic substances. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is not aware of any injuries involving these products. The recalled products have plain, screw-on caps packaged by Lex Pharmaceutical Inc. and include: • Multigon Junior, a 240-count bottle of chewable children's vitamins, distributed by Menper Distributors of Miami; • Duralgina, a 30-count bottle of analgesic tablets containing acetaminophen, also distributed by Menper; • Cramps Out, a 24-count white and orange bottle of tablets containing acetaminophen, distributed by Efficient Laboratories of San Juan, Puerto Rico; • Uni 1 Doe, 100- and 365-count botdtls of multiple vitamins with iron, distributed by Medley Pharmaceutical of Medley, Fla; • Lexagrani-M Vitamins, 100- and 130-count bottles of tablets in a white bottle reading "Lex," distributed by Lex Pharmaceutical;
Adapter Plugs Dollar Tree Stores Inc. of Norfolk, Va., is recalling 60,000 adapter plug packs which present potential fire and shock hazards due to improper construction, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). The adapters were incorrectly identified as being listed with Underwriters Laboratories. The recall is preventive; CPSC and Dollar Tree Stores Inc. are not aware of any injuries. The plugs are made of orange rubber and have the words, "CAUTION...CONNECT TAB TO GROUNDED SCREW... CHINA...15A...125V" imprinted on them.