Products manufactured by Altaire Pharmaceuticals were distributed from 2017 to 2019 under the Equate, Support Harmony and Walgreens brands.
According to the Food and Drug Administration, the use of a non-sterile product to cause sterility can result in serious and potentially life-threatening injury or death.
No injuries or deaths have been reported so far.
The specific products listed in the recall include:
- Lubricant Eye Drops Moisturizing Double Wrap Walgreens Item No .: 801
- Sodium chloride eye ointment, 5% Hypertension Eye Salve Walgreens Art. No.: 801482 NDC No.: 0363-7500-50 Package Size: 3.5 Grams
- Sodium Chloride Eye Solution, 5% Hypertension Eye Drops Walgreens Item #: 801402 NDC #: 0363-0193 -13 Package size: 15 ml
- Lubricant Eye Ointment PF Soothing Walgreens Item #: 801486 NDC #: 0363-0191-50 Package Size: 3.5 Grams
- Equate Restore Tears Lubricant Eye Drops Twin Pack World Cup Item- No.: 552374320 NDC No.: 49035-189-49 Package size: 2 x 15 ml
- Same eye drops against allergies WM No .: 567371432 NDC No.: 49035-887-13 Package Size: 15 ml  Same Sterile Lubricant Ointment WM Part Number: 563031651 NDC Number: 49035-875-50 Package Size: 3.5 grams
- Equal Restore PM Nighttime Lubricant Eye Ointment WM Item No.: 552374319 NDC Number: 49035-197-49 Pack Size: 2 x 15 ml
- Equate Restore PM Nighttime Lubricant Eye Ointment WM Art .: 551282425 NDC no.: 49035-191-50 Package size: 3.5 grams
- Equate Night & Day Restore Tears Lubricant Eye Ointment WM Art. No.: 567368000 NDC No.: 49035-883-59 Package Size: 3, 5 g and 15 ml
- Equate Support Advanced Twin Pack WM #: 567371433 NDC #: 49035-885-49 Pack Size: 2 x 15 ml
- Equate Support Advanced Lubricating Eye Drops Can Preservative Free WM article no .: 563031654 NDC #: 49035-882-54: Pack size: 25 pieces (0.6 ml filling)
- Equate Support Advanced Lubricant Gel Drops Multi Dosage Without Preservative WM-Code: 567367998 NDC-Number: 49035-882 -52 Package size: 7.5 ml
- Eye drops with equivalent support moisture WM-Code: 553503238 NDC-Number: 49035- 145-10 Package Size: 10 ml  Support Harmony Lubricant Eye Drops WM Part Number: 553503238 NDC Number: 49035-145-10 Package Size: 10 ml (Note: The Support Harmony packaging was discontinued in January 2018.)  Specific lot numbers and product expiration dates of affected products Products are listed on the FDA website.
A series of prescription eye products are also recalled:
- neomycin and polymixin B and bacitracin zinc ophthalmic ointment NDC number: 0574-4250-35 Package size: 3.5 g
- NEO-POLY DEX ( Neomycin and polymixin B and dexamethasone) Eye ointment NDC number: 0574-4160-35 Package size: 3.5 g
- NEO-POLYCIN HC (neomycin and polymixin B and bacitracin Zinc and hydrocortisone acetate Ophthalm DC number: 0574-4144- 35 Package size: 3.5 g
- POLYCIN (Polymixin B and bacitracin zinc) Eye ointment NDC number: 0574-4021-35 Package size: 3.5 g
- Bacitracin eye ointment NDC number: 0574-4022-35 Pack size: 3.5 g
- Sulfacetamide sodium eye ointment NDC: 0574-4190-35 Package size: 3.5 g
- Puralube eye ointment (Note: Puralube is an OTC product)
More information about this Products are also available on the FDA website.