In need of an Indian Land Ezricare, Artificial Tears Recall Attorney?
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is investigating a multistate outbreak — including those recorded in the state of South Carolina — of carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa (CRPA). This infection is associated with using the EzriCare Artificial Tears eye drops, manufactured by Delsam Pharma that could be purchased over the counter, with no prescription necessary.
If you or a family member has used EzriCare Artificial Tears, and have suffered eye injuries or loss of vision as a result, contact our Lancaster County personal injury lawyers today to learn more about your legal rights and options to hold the manufacturer liable for your full financial recovery.
What are the Most Common Eye Injuries Caused by EzriCare Artificial Tears?
EzriCare Artificial Tears has been cited with “potential microbial contamination.” Using or continuing to use contaminated eye drops can put consumers at serious risk of serious eye infections that are resistant to certain antibiotics typically used as a last resort to treat severe bacterial infections in humans.
Symptoms, infections, and medical issues associated with EzriCare Artificial Tears include, but are not limited to:
- Sensitivity to light.
- Pain or discomfort in the eye.
- Discharge from the eye.
- Conjunctivitis, also called pink eye.
- Blurred vision.
- Keratitis, also called inflammation of the cornea.
- Endophthalmitis, also called inflammation within the eye.
In severe cases, the infections caused by EzriCare could lead to:
- Tissue damage.
- Organ failure.
- Brain damage.
- Wrongful death.
If you have suffered temporary or permanent injuries from using EzriCare Artificial Tears, you may be eligible to file a claim against the manufacturer, Delsam Pharma, for your complete damages.
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Have EzriCare Artificial Tears Been Recalled?
On February 2, 2023, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned consumers not to purchase or use EzriCare Artificial Tears due to potential contamination.
EzriCare’s manufacturer has issued a nationwide recall listing the highest risks for injuries associated with the bottles sold with the following safety seal and carton box product codes:
- Delsam Pharma’s NDC 72570-121-15, UPC-72570-0121-15
- EzriCare NDC 79503-0101-15, UPC 3 79503 10115 7
If you or someone you love has suffered from an eye infection or other injury because of EzriCare Artificial Tears use, contact our skilled personal injury attorneys in Indian Land today by calling 803-548-2000 to learn more about your legal rights and options to pursue the manufacturer for your full financial recovery.