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Cough medicine recall

Six major cold medicines for infants are being pulled from store shelves today.

Tylenol, Pediacare, Triaminic, Robitussin, Dimetapp and Little Colds recalled their infant cough and cold medicines after reports of children dying or becoming ill from overdose.

The manufacturers say the medicine itself is safe, but children have died or suffered serious injury from taking too much.

The items being recalled are the infant versions. The children's cold medicines by those same manufacturers are still being sold.

 

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