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03/17/08

Toymaker Recalling Magnet Toys Because Of Choking Hazard

Toymaker Mega Brands is issuing a recall for some of its magnetic toys because of a choking hazard.

2.4 million toys will be recalled.

The toys include MagnaMan, Magtastik and Magnetix Junior.

The Consumer Product Safety Commission says small magnets inside of the toys can fall out.

Also, if more than one magnet is swallowed, they can attract to one other and cause internal damages.

Mega Brands says there have been reports of 44 magnets coming loose. The C-P-S-C says the magnet toys were sold in stores between January of 2005 to December of 2007.

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