Good Dog, Bad Food: Foods for People That Are Bad for Your Dog

Español If you consider the family dog, well, family—and are apt to toss him a piece of your food now and then—proceed with caution. Some foods meant for human consumption can be dangerous, and even deadly, to your dog. How are people and animals different when it comes to food? According to Carmela Stamper, D.V.M.,…

Fitoterapia USA Inc. Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of MERO MACHO ARTIFICIAL PASSION FRUIT FLAVORED VITAMIN C LIQUID SUPPLEMENT Due to Presence of Active Ingredient Tadalafil

Summary Company Announcement Date: September 16, 2019 FDA Publish Date: September 16, 2019 Product Type: Drugs Reason for Announcement: Recall Reason Description Undeclared Tadalafil Company Name: Fitoterapia USA Inc. Brand Name: Brand Name(s) Product Description: Product Description MACHO ARTIFICIAL PASSION FRUIT FLAVORED VITAMIN C LIQUID SUPPLEMENT Company Announcement Fitoterapia USA Inc., is voluntarily recalling 19,000…

Teleflex Medical Recalls the Hudson RCI Sheridan and Sheridan Endotracheal Tubes Due to Risk of the Sheridan Connector Disconnecting from the Breathing Circuit

Hudson RCI® Sheridan LTS® 4.0 mm Hudson RCI® Sheridan® Preformed 3.0 mm Hudson RCI® Sheridan LTS® 5.0 mm Hudson RCI® Sheridan® Preformed 3.5 mm Hudson RCI® Sheridan LTS® 6.0 mm Hudson RCI® Sheridan® Preformed 4.0 mm Hudson RCI® Sheridan/CF® 3.0 mm Hudson RCI® Sheridan® Preformed 4.5 mm Hudson RCI® Sheridan/CF® 3.5 mm Hudson RCI® Sheridan®…

Viatrexx Bio Incorporated Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Sterile Injectables due to a Lack of Sterility Assurance

Summary Company Announcement Date: October 15, 2019 FDA Publish Date: October 15, 2019 Product Type: Drugs Reason for Announcement: Recall Reason Description Lack of sterility assurance Company Name: Viatrexx Bio Incorporated Brand Name: Brand Name(s) Product Description: Product Description Sterile injectable products Company Announcement Viatrexx Bio Incorporated, Newark, Delaware is voluntarily recalling 10 mL sterile…

What You Should Know About Using Cannabis, Including CBD, When Pregnant or Breastfeeding

Image Cannabis and Cannabis-derived products have become increasingly available in recent years, with new and different types of products appearing all the time. These products raise questions and concerns for many consumers. And if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, you might have even more questions about whether these products are safe for you. FDA strongly…

2019 Biologics Recalls

July 19, 2019 Drug Recall: Kogenate FS antihemophilic factor (recombinant) 2000 IU Lot Number27118RK27119CG Bayer is voluntarily recalling two lots of Kogenate® FS antihemophilic factor (recombinant) 2000 IU vials in the United States to the patient level. Some vials from these two lots that were labeled as Kogenate FS actually contain the FVlll hemophilia A…

Focusing on Contact Lens Safety

Español Approximately 45 million Americans wear contact lenses. In addition to offering flexibility, convenience, and a “no-glasses” appearance, contacts help correct a variety of vision disorders, including nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism, and poor focusing with reading material. But contact lenses also present potential risks. Contact lenses are worn directly on your eyes and can lead to serious…

Updated: Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited Expands Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Losartan Potassium Tablets, USP and Losartan Potassium / Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets, USP

Summary Company Announcement Date: September 23, 2019 FDA Publish Date: September 19, 2019 Product Type: Drugs Reason for Announcement: Recall Reason Description Due to the Detection of N-Methylnitrosobutyric acid (NMBA) Company Name: Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited Brand Name: Brand Name(s) Torrent Pharma Product Description: Product Description Losartan Potassium Tablets, USP and Losartan Potassium/Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets, USP Company…

Sandoz Inc. Issues Voluntary Recall of Ranitidine Hydrochloride Capsules 150mg and 300mg Due to An Elevated Amount of Unexpected Impurity, N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), in the Product

Summary Company Announcement Date: September 23, 2019 FDA Publish Date: September 23, 2019 Product Type: Drugs Reason for Announcement: Recall Reason Description Due to an Elevated Amount of Unexpected Impurity, N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) Company Name: Sandoz Inc. Brand Name: Brand Name(s) Sandoz Inc. Product Description: Product Description Ranitidine Hydrochloride Capsules Company Announcement Sandoz Inc. is voluntarily…