What are the defects?
Small particles of black plastic may be ground off the lids of some ointment tubes when opening, with the potential for these particles to be introduced into the ointment.
What are the hazards?
If these particles were to be introduced into the eye there is the potential for discomfort, irritation, pain, swelling or abrasion.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should return the product to the place of purchase for a refund or replacement.
Allergan Australia Pty Ltd