FDA Statement – Potential Risk of Eye Drop Safety Seals

The FDA has issued a statement to the public about eye drop bottles that have loose plastic safety seals or tamper evident rings below the bottle cap that may fall onto the eye when the product is used.

FDA has received reports of six adverse events associated with loose safety seals on eye drop bottles and is in the process of identifying all relevant products that will require a change in the packaging design.

To read the full report, or to file a report, please visit the FDA website.