Methanol Hand Sanitizer Recall Brands. Federal regulators recall 77 hand sanitizers due to potentially deadly levels of methanol. Fda flags over 60 hand sanitizer brands for recall that contain toxic substance methanol.
Fda expands hand sanitizer recall to at least 75 brands across the u.s. The fda's list of hand sanitizers that contain methanol, also known as wood alcohol, now includes more than 130 brands. “the agency is aware of adults and children ingesting hand sanitiser products contaminated with methanol that has led to recent adverse events including blindness, hospitalisations and death.
There is an active investigation into the use of methanol in some sanitizer brands.
Fda warns 9 hand sanitizer brands containing toxic methanol can be fatal if methanol is ingested, it can cause a range of issues, including headache, dizziness, blurred vision, kidney failure. Fda recalls 75 hand sanitizers with methanol: Don't leave hand sanitizer in hot cars 01:48. The fda has identified nearly 170 hand sanitizer brands from mexico that contain methanol, a toxic substance that can cause a range of serious health issues when absorbed through the skin.