In September 2020, a class-action lawsuit
was filed against Dollar General for allegedly misleading consumers by marketing its DG™ brand Infants’ Pain & Fever Acetaminophen and Children’s Pain & Fever Acetaminophen as different products in order to charge consumers more for the infants’ medication when, according to the complaint, both medicines contain the same amount of the active ingredient acetaminophen. (Levy et al v. Dolgen Corp, LLC et al
, Case No. 20-cv-1037, M.D. Fla.)
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