The products, manufactured by Altaire Pharmaceuticals, were sold under Equate, Support Harmony and Walgreens brands from 2017 to 2019.
The Food and Drug Administration said that the use of a non-sterile product intended to be sterile may cause serious and potentially life-threatening injuries or death.
To date, no injuries or deaths have been reported.
Specific products listed in the recall include:
- Lubricant Eye Drops Moisturizing Twin Pack Walgreens Item #: 801
- Sodium Chloride Ophthalmic Ointment, 5% Hypertonicity Eye Ointment Walgreens Item number: 801482 NDC #: 0363-7500-50 Pack Size: 3.5 grams
- Sodium chloride Ophthalmic Solution, 5% Hypertonicity Eye Drops Walgreens Item number: 801402 NDC #: 0363-0193-13 Package Size: 15 mL
- Lubricant Eye Ointment PF Soothing Walgreens Article no .: 801486 NDC #: 0363-0191-50 Package Size: 3.5 grams
- Equate Restore Tears Lubricant Eye Drops Twin Pack WM Article Number: 552374320 NDC #: 49035-189-49 Pack size: 2 x 15 mL
- Equate Eye Allergy Relief Drops WM item no: 567371432 NDC #: 49035-887-13 Package size: 15 mL  Equate Sterile Lubricant Stye Salve WM Article Number: 563031651 NDC #: 49035-875- 50 Pack S dryness: 3.5 grams
- Equate Comfort Gel Lubricant Eye Gel Twin Pack WM Article Number: 552374319 NDC #: 49035-197-49 Pack Size: 2 x 15 mL
- Equate Restore PM Night Time Lubricant Eye Ointment WM Article Number: 551282425 NDC #: 49035-191-50 Package Size: 3.5 grams
- Equate Night & Day Restore Tears Lubricant Eye Pack WM Item #: 567368000 NDC #: 49035-883-59 Pack Size: 3.5g and 15mL
- Equate Support Advanced Twin Pack WM Item #: 567371433 NDC #: 49035-885-49 Pack Size: 2 x 15 mL
- Equate Support Advanced Lubricating Eye Drops Dose Preservative Free WM Item #: 563031654 NDC # 49035-882-54 : Pack size: 25 counts (0.6 ml fill)
- Equate Support Advanced Lubricant Gel Drops Multi Dose Preservative Free WM Item #: 567367998 NDC #: 49035-882-52 Pack Size: 7.5 mL
- Equate Support Moisture Lubricant Eye Drops WM item no: 553503238 NDC #: 49035-145-10 Pack Size: 10 mL  Support Harmony Lubricant Eye Drops WM Article Number: 553503238 NDC #: 49035-145-10 Package Size: 10 mL (Note: Support Harmony packaging was discontinued in January 2018.)
Specific item numbers and product expiry date of the product concerned are listed on the FDA website.
A number of non-prescription eye products are also recalled:
- Neomycin and Polymixin B and Bacitracin Zinc Ophthalmic Ointment NDC Number: 0574-4250-35 Pack size: 3.5 g
- NEO-POLY DEX (Neomycin and Polymixin B and Dexamethasone) Ophthalmic ointment NDC number: 0574-4160-35 Pack size: 3.5 g
- NEO-POLYCIN HC (Neomycin and Polymixin B and Bacitracin Zinc and Hydrocortisone Acetate) Ophthalmic ointment NDC Number: 0574-4144-35 Pack size: 3.5 g
- POLYCIN (Polymixin B and Bacitracin Zinc) Ophthalmic Ointment NDC Number: 0574-4021-35 Pack size: 3.5 g
- Bacitracin Ophthalmic Ointment NDC Number: 0574-4022-35 Pack size: 3.5 g
- Sulfacetamide Sodium Ophthalmic Salve NDC Number: 0574-4190-35 Pack size: 3.5 g
- Puralube Ophthalmic ointment (Note: Puralube is an OTC product)
More details on these products are also available on the FDAs website.