The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/1734/18

Product:  Oral hygiene product / mouthwash

Name: Anti-Plaque Mundspülung

Batch number / Barcode:  4326470477941

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Cosmetics

Brand: Elina med

Type / number of model:  Batch No 710001

Risk type: Microbiological
The mouthwash contains mesophilic aerobic bacteria (measured quantity 16000 cfu/g) and the presence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa has been detected.
There is a risk of contracting infection as the solution comes into contact with the mouth and may also come into contact with the hands and eyes.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

Description:  Ready-to-use mouthwash for dental care. Turquoise-coloured, clear, free-flowing solution with mint flavouring in a 500 ml bottle.

Country of origin: Bulgaria

Alert submitted by: Germany