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Pfizer recalls ThermaCare HeatWraps Menstrual lot

NEW YORK (AP) -- Drugmaker Pfizer Inc. said Friday its Consumer Healthcare business is recalling a specific lot of its ThermaCare HeatWraps Menstrual product after discovering the potential for a leak that could irritate or burn the skin.

The issue is limited to the recalled lot, and no other ThermaCare products are impacted, Pfizer said.

The lot number, which is listed on the outer carton and foil pouch, is E06831 with an August 2012 expiration date. The lot number may be followed by either an S or an N.

For more information, call 1-800-323-3383.

Shares of Pfizer, the world's largest drugmaker, climbed 36 cents, or 2 percent, to $17.40 on Friday.

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