Religious

Medicines; Ingredients?


Advil:
There are no pork fat based ingredients in all Advil pain reliever products. The Stearic acid and capsule are obtained from non zabiha beef. The tablet, caplet, jell caplet, liquid jell contain non zabiha beef derived ingredients. (Source: Muslim Consumer Group)

Aleeve:
Aleeve's Sugar Free Mint, Women, Jell Cap, Liquid Jell and Capsule pain reliever products are made with pork derived ingredients. (Source: Muslim Consumer Group)

Allerest:
The HE magnesium stearate in Allerest is obtained from animal fat. (Source: Muslim Consumer Group)

Children Advil products:
Children Advil products such as junior tablet, chewable, suspension blueberry, raspberry are free from pork but made with Magnesium Stearate obtained from non zabiha beef fat. (Source: Muslim Consumer Group)

Benadryl Products :
Children Allergy Chewable and Quick Dissolve products are made with animal derived including pork or vegetable derived ingredients. There is no guarantee that they are free from pork derived ingredients.

Bufferin:
Pork or beef containing Stearic acid is used in Bufferin in adult pain relief products. (Source: Muslim Consumer Group)

Claritin, NY Quil:
Children Claritin, Chlor Trimeton and Children NY Quil contain pork or beef based gelatin. Children Vicks NY Quil has alcohol. (Source Muslim Consumer Group)

Ecotrin:
Pork or beef containing Stearic acid is used in Ecotrin in adult pain relief products. (Source: Muslim Consumer Group)

Excedrin:
It contains pork and non zabiha beef fat based Polysorbate 20 and stearic acid. (Source: Muslim Consumer Group)

Motrin:
McNeil Company has informed on the phone that Magnesium Stearate and Stearic Acid in adult Motrin are made from pork or beef but there is no guarantee that it is pork free. Children's Motrin is free from animal derived ingredients. (Source: Muslim Consumer Group)

Mylanta and Pepcid:
Johnson & Johnson has informed MCG that Mylanta anti gas tablets, Mylanta ant acid gel tablets and Pepcid antacid are made from animal derived ingredients. If gelatin, magnesium stearate and polysorbate 80 present in Inactive ingredients in any products then they ARE derived from animal source. (Source: Muslim Consumer Group)

St. Joseph:
St. Joseph adult and children pain relief products are made with pork containing ingredients.

Centrum:
All CentrumŪ Brand Tablets and Chewables contain Gelatin that is derived from an animal source.
The following products contain Gelatin derived from a pork and/or poultry source:
-CentrumŪ Tablets
-CentrumŪ SilverŪ Tablets
The following products contain Gelatin that is derived from a pork source:
-CentrumŪ Kids Complete Chewables
-CentrumŪ Chewables
-CentrumŪ Performance Tablets
-CentrumŪ Cardio Tablets
The following product contains Gelatin that is derived from pork, poultry, and beef sources:
-CentrumŪ SilverŪ Chewables
The only CentrumŪ product that does not contain any animal derivatives is CentrumŪ Liquid.

Sudafed products:
The following children Sudafed products are made with pork containing Magnesium Stearate and Glycerin:
Nasal Decongestion Grape Flavor, Sudafed 12 Hour Relief, Sudafed 24 Hour Relief, Sever Cold, Sinus Headache, Non Drying Caplet, Cold and Cough, Night Time Cold PE, Night Time Nasal Congestion, Quick Dissolve Strips PE.
Adult:
Same pork containing Magnesium Stearte and Glycerin are used in adult products. (Source: Muslim Consumer Group)

Triaminic:
Triaminic children Cough and Soar throat and Long Acting cough medicine are made with either pork or beef derived ingredients. (Source Muslim Consumer Group)

Tylenol:
McNeil Health Care Company has informed the Muslim Consumer Group about the following: EXTRA STRENGHT TYLENOL TABLETS are made with non zabiha beef based Magnesium Stearate. TYLENOL CAPSULE are made with PORK GELATIN and POLYSORBATE 80 is made with PORK, NONZABIHA BEEF STOCK, CORN and PETROLEUM. (Source: Muslim Consumer Group)

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