This is a Consumer Alert: If you have purchased any of the listed products from Zicam, you may be a part of this Zicam Cold Remedy Settlement. The makers of Zicam over-the-counter cold medicine products have agreed to end a $16 Million class action lawsuit. The Zicam Cold Remedy Settlement alleges that certain types cold remedies produced by Zicam LLC and Matrixx Initiatives Inc. were falsely advertised. Specifically, the plaintiff alleges that the companies diluted the active ingredient in the OTC medicine that promised to make colds go away sooner. We have no idea if what the plaintiff alleges is true but you can take advantage of the settlement today.
The products that are involved in the Zicam Cold Remedy Settlement are:
- Zicam RapidMelts Original
- Zicam RapidMelts Ultra
- Zicam Oral Mist
- Zicam Ultra Crystals
- Zicam Liqui-Lozenges
- Zicam Lozenges Ultra
- Zicam Soft Chews
- Zicam Medicated Fruit Drops
- Zicam Chewables
If you purchased any of these products between Feb. 15, 2011 through June 5, 2018, you may be entitled to reimbursement for up to five items without a receipt. You can receive up to $11.53 per item purchased, up to five products (without proof of purchase).
If you can provide proof of purchase you can claim more than five products. You can claim full price on the products if you have receipts.
To file a claim—Claim Form:
PLEASE NOTE: As always, if you do not qualify for this settlement do NOT file a claim.
Remember: you are submitting your claim under penalty of perjury. You are also harming other eligible Class Members by submitting a fraudulent claim.