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Tylenol Consumer Drops Titanium Dioxide Suit Against J&J Unit

Dec. 5, 2022, 4:28 PM

A Tylenol consumer has voluntarily dropped a suit alleging Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. deceptively concealed the health risks of the color additive titanium dioxide.

Valerie Morrison sued JJCI in the US District Court for the Southern District of California. She alleged that titanium dioxide, which enhances the white appearance of certain food and drugs, accumulates in the human body and can harm the liver, spleen, kidney, brain, and lungs.

  • Although Tylenol products disclose the ingredient on their labels, JJCI omits risk information, making safety representations deceptive, she said
  • JJCI called her claims are “dubious at best” in a dismissal ...