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Florida Among Recall of Common Baby Product

Florida is among nine states listed in a Johnson & Johnson recall of thousands of tubes of its Aveeno Baby Calming Comfort Lotion. The Food & Drug Administration (FDA) sampled a batch of the product and found excessive levels of a naturally-occurring, but antibiotic-resistant, bacteria identified as coagulase-negative Staphylococci. The bacteria can lead to health problems with the central nervous system or lead to urinary tract infections. Around 2,200 bottles of the lotion - with lot number 0161LK - have now been recalled from shops across Southern states, including Florida, Georgia and Alabama. The Law Offices of Robert Rubenstein has more than 25 years experience with product liability and defective products cases. For a free consultation, call 1-800-FL-LEGAL (355-3425). We have offices in Miami-Dade and Broward counties.