CDC issues warning for ErziCare Artificial Tears

Staff Report

WASHINGTON D.C. — The Centers for Disease Control is warning consumers to discontinue using EzriCare Artificial Tears because of new reported health risks.

The over-the-counter product has been linked to numerous infections that are especially hard to fight.

According to a report by Optometry Times, at least 50 infections across 11 states have led to instances of permanent vision loss, hospitalization, and one death.