Bausch + Lomb Recalls Eye Vitamin That Causes Choking Sensation


EyeDocNews, a blog providing news on new treatments and therapies for various eye diseases, recently reported that Bausch + Lomb announced a voluntary recall of its its PreserVision® Eye Vitamin AREDS 2 Formula with Omega 3 soft gels. The recall was based on a small number of reports predominantly within a specific age group, age 70 and older, who reported difficulty swallowing or a choking sensation when taking the soft gel. The company has contacted retailers and eye care professionals about the recall.

Click here to read the company's press release concerning the recall.