FDA warns some teething gels unsafe for children

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Parents teething medication could be coming off of store shelves a warning for parents from federal health officials about the dangers of teething remedies that contain a popular numbing ingredient the food and drug administration says various gels and creams containing the drug benza cane can cause a rare but deadly side effect in children especially those two years old and younger the agency has been warning about the product for a decade but says reports of illnesses and deaths have continued now wants them off the market one major manufacturer church and dwight which makes origen el says it will discontinue at fourteen brands the fda said it will take legal action against other companies that don't voluntarily comply as soon as possible lisa

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