Dent Fresh U.S.A., Inc, of Miami, Florida, has voluntarily recalled its brand of toothpaste made in China branded under the name: DentFresh Fluoride Mint Toothpaste. This toothpaste recall includes all 9 Oz (255g) tubes of DentFresh toothpaste.
This recall has been initiated because the toothpaste may contain the poisonous chemical diethylene glycol (DEG). DEG is used in antifreeze and as a solvent, and is a Central Nervous System depressant and potent kidney and liver toxin.
The US Food and Drug Administration urges consumers to return all Dent Fresh Toothpaste products made in China or matching the description above (9 ouce tubes of DentFresh Fluoride Mint Toothpaste) to return them to the stores from which they were purchased immediately.
Retailers are advised by the FDA to immediately examine their toothpaste inventory and quarantine products subject to recall. In addition, if you may have further distributed this product, please identify your customers and notify them at once of this DEG Toothpaste Recall.
For more information contact:
Dent Fresh U.S.A., Inc.
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