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Lotrimin & Tinactin Spray Recall

Bayer is voluntarily recalling all unexpired Lotrimin® AF and Tinactin® spray products with lot numbers beginning with TN, CV or NAA, distributed between September 2018 to September 2021, to the consumer level due to the presence of benzene in some samples of the products. Benzene is a human carcinogen and to benzene result in cancers including leukemia, and blood cancer of the bone marrow and blood disorders which can be life-threatening. The following Lotrimin and Tinactin spray products are being recalled:

  1. Lotrimin® Anti-Fungal (AF) Athlete’s Foot Powder Spray
  2. Lotrimin® Anti-Fungal Jock Itch (AFJI) Athlete’s Foot Powder Spray
  3. Lotrimin® Anti-Fungal (AF) Athlete’s Foot Deodorant Powder Spray
  4. Lotrimin® AF Athlete’s Foot Liquid Spray
  5. Lotrimin® AF Athlete’s Foot Daily Prevention Deodorant Powder Spray
  6. Tinactin® Jock Itch (JI) Powder Spray
  7. Tinactin® Athlete’s Foot Deodorant Powder Spray
  8. Tinactin® Athlete’s Foot Powder Spray
  9. Tinactin® Athlete’s Foot Liquid Spray


If you purchased one of the products listed above from September 2018 through September 2021 and wish to discuss your rights in connection with the recall, contact one of the attorneys at Silver Golub & Teitell LLP today by telephone at (203) 325-4491 or email SGT Associate Attorney Ian W. Sloss at

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