Pacifiers recalled due to choking hazard

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (WSPA) – The company Munchkin is recalling its latch lightweight pacifiers and clips over a choking hazard.

The recall affects five styles: designer, rattle and heartbeat clips with 0m+ natural shape pacifiers, and designer and rattle clips with 6m+ orthodontic pacifiers. The designer pacifiers and clips 0m+ and 6m+ are in three color patterns: blue and white strips, orange and with white polka dots, and pink with white polka dots.

The company has received 10 reports (five in the U.S. and five in Canada) of the clip cover detaching from the pacifier clip. No injuries have been reported.

The pacifiers are sold in Babies R Us, Target, Walmart, and other mass merchandisers.

Consumers should not use this product. If you’ve purchased any of these products, take them back to the store where you bought them for a refund or throw them away.

For full product information, visit the FDA’s product recall website.

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