It is important to be aware of all of the items in your medicine cabinet. You need to know what’s there. That’s because items can pose a threat. Even if something was legal and in good condition when you bought it, that does not necessarily mean it is safe to keep using.
Americans are fortunate. They have a watchdog on their side ready to help them out. United States Consumer Product Safety Commission or CPSC was specifically set up to help make sure Americans are fully protected when it comes to buying the things on the shelves in front of them. At any given time, they are closely examining lots of products. Their goal is to make sure all of the items for sale to the public are safe. Their goal is also to monitor all products on the shelves in order to make sure they remain safe. It’s possible for people to buy something right now only to discover later on that it is not safe to consume. It’s also possible for people to buy something only to find that it has a major defect to it that can pose a threat to the user in some way.
Problems can happen with all sorts of items. An item may have in inaccurate expiration date. It can also have a problem with it if it is used in the wrong way. One area of particularly concern to those at the agency is that of packaging. Packaging is designed to ensure many things about an item for sale to the public. It’s about making sure that the item doesn’t leak when it transit. It’s also about making sure that any such item will remain fresh for as long as promised. In addition, it is also about keeping kids safe. There are certain things that kids should not consume. That includes very young children who might nibble on something that can cause all kinds of health problems if ingested even in very small amounts.
This is the case with Scalpa Numb. It’s something that is designed to help avoid pain. If you have this item on your shelves at home keep in mind that it has a substance known as lidocaine. This is a useful formulation that helps keep painful feelings at bay. At the same time, it’s also a substance that can pose a huge hazard. If ingested, it can cause all kinds of problems including an inability to swallow. That can present a choking hazard for small children. Look around your medicine cabinet. If you have Scalpa Numb Maximum Strength Topical Anesthetic Cream, it’s time to get rid of it. The mark EXP 202307 should be seen at one end. This one was sold through both Amazon and a website called Scalpashop.com. It was available for purchase to the general public from Feb. 2020 to Nov. 2020. You probably paid about eighteen dollars for the tub. Don’t continue to use it. Instead, store it in a cool place and ask for a full refund.
This is not the only item you’ll want to know about and consider removing from your home. There are a few others that should not be in your home right now. Sea to Summit pots, for example, have a serious design flaw that can pose a problem if you grasp them, The handle has been shown to fall off after repeated use. That makes this one to avoid or you might be at risk from serious burns in the process. Belkin’s wireless chargers are another item to have closely examined. There’s an issue with how it operates over time. A problem with the charger has been shown to a potential fire hazard that might create problems in your home. You can return this one for a full refund from the product’s maker right now.