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      Children’s Tylenol Recall: FDA Report Rips Quality Control at Plant – ABC News

      New York Daily News Children's Tylenol Recall: FDA Report Rips Quality Control at PlantABC NewsRaw materials used to make children's liquid cold medications affected by an April 30 recall were contaminated with bacteria, according to a US Food and Drug Administration report released Tuesday. The recall affected 43 different Johnson...
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      Recall of Cadmium Laden Children’s Necklaces

      Necklaces Sold Exclusively at Walmart Stores the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced today the recall of “The Princess and The Frog” themed metal children’s pendants because of high levls of the toxic metal cadmium. The voluntary recall includes 55,000 pendants sold at Wal-Mart. Several weeks ago, the AP published...
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      FDA Issues Warning of Counterfeit Product: Alli 60 mg capsules (120 count refill kit)

      The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is today warning consumers about a counterfeit and potentially harmful version of Alli 60 mg capsules (120 count refill kit). Preliminary laboratory tests revealed that the counterfeit version did not contain orlistat, the active ingredient in its product. Instead, the counterfeit product contained the...
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      FDA Recall of Several OTC Products Across the Globe, Including Aspirin for Children

      McNeil Consumer Healthcare Announces Voluntary Recall of Certain Over-The-Counter (OTC) Products in the Americas, UAE, and Fiji In consultation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), McNeil Consumer Healthcare, Division of McNEIL-PPC, Inc., is voluntarily recalling certain lots of OTC products in the Americas, the United Arab Emirates (UAE),...
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      Possible Bacterial Contamination Prompts Recall of Baby Meals

      Nurture, Inc., is voluntarily recalling selected varieties and date codes of HAPPYTOT Stage 4 and HAPPYBABY Stage 1 and Stage 2 pouch meals with date codes expiring between November 2010 and January 2011. These products are being recalled due to a packaging defect that potentially could cause the pouches to...
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      Weight Loss Supplement Recall

      Young You Corporation has been informed by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that four weight loss dietary supplements sold and marketed by the firm contain an undeclared drug ingredient. FDA lab analyses of dietary supplements distributed by the company were found to contain undeclared Sibutramine, an FDA-approved drug used...
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      FDA: Nationwide Recall of Mislabeled ReliOn Insulin Syringes

      The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is notifying health care professionals and patients that Tyco Healthcare Group LP (Covidien) is recalling one lot of ReliOn sterile, single-use, disposable, hypodermic syringes with permanently affixed hypodermic needles due to possible mislabeling. The use of these syringes may lead to patients receiving an...
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      Urgent Warning for HeartMate II® Left Ventricular Assist System

      11 percent possibility of failure after 3 years. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — PLEASANTON, CA — October 24, 2008—Thoratec Corporation is initiating a worldwide medical device correction of all serial numbers of the HeartMate II Left Ventricular Assist Systems (HM II LVAS) having Catalogue No. 1355 or 102139, which have been...
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      Kids’ Pajama Recall – Excessive Lead

      The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a recall June 10 of 28,000 sets of camouflage child pajamas sold at The Children’s Place retail stores and website between December 2006 and January 2008 for $15 to $17. The screen print on the shirt contains excess levels of lead. This recall...
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      Children’s Overalls Recalled Due to Choking Hazard

      The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission today announced a voluntary recall of Infant and Toddler Shortalls made by Sara Lynn Togs, because the buttons on the shoulder straps can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children The recall involves about 1800 items of Infant and Toddler Gingham and Flannel...
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      Eye Wash Recall

      NuCel Labs and FDA informed consumers and healthcare professionals of a voluntary nationwide recall of all Eye Drops and Eye/War Wash Products. T The products were recalled after testing indicated the presence of bacteria and particulate matter, deeming these products non-sterile. Non-sterile eye drops pose an unacceptable risk of causing...
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      FDA Recalls Leukine

      Bayer and FDA informed healthcare professionals of the market withdrawal of the current liquid formulation of Leukine, a growth factor that helps fight infection and disease in appropriate patients by enhancing immune cell function. The product was withdrawn because of an upward trend in spontaneous reports of adverse reactions, including...
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      Baby’s Bliss Gripe Water Recall

      MOM Enterprises Inc., and FDA informed consumers and healthcare providers that Baby’s Bliss Gripe Water, apple flavor, with a code of 26952V and expiration date of October 2008 (10/08) is being recalled due to the presence of Cryptosporidium infection. The product is labeled Baby’s Bliss. Pediatrician Recommended Gripe Water. Apple...
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      Recall of Zencore

      Bodee LLC, the maker of Zencore announced today that it is conducting a voluntary nationwide recall of all the company’s supplement product sold under the name Zencore Tabs. Customers who have this product in their possession should stop using it immediately and contact their physician if they have experienced any...
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      Worldwide recall of 42,000 Lifeline and ReviveR AEDs

      Defibtech and FDA notified healthcare professionals of a worldwide recall of 42,000 Lifeline and ReviveR AEDs with software versions 2.002 and earlier. The self-test software may allow a self-test to clear a detected low battery condition. The operator may be unaware of the low battery and the device may not...
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