GlaxoSmithKline recalls painkiller in Puerto Rico

Mon Jul 14, 2014 3:31pm EDT

The GlaxoSmithKline logo is seen at the entrance of a building in Luxembourg, September 10, 2013. REUTERS/Yves Herman

The GlaxoSmithKline logo is seen at the entrance of a building in Luxembourg, September 10, 2013.

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(Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline Plc recalled about 10,600 bottles of its painkiller sold in Puerto Rico after finding the packaging was not child-resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act.

Panadol is a paracetamol-based pain reliever which was sold exclusively in Puerto Rico from November 2012 through February 2014 for about $10, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said.

(Reporting By Amrutha Penumudi; Editing by Don Sebastian)

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