FDA Recalls / Safety Alerts


tysonrecall-aug16.jpg The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service announced that Pine Bluff, Ark. establishment Tyson Foods Inc. (TSN) is recalling approximately 39,078 pounds of Weaver brand frozen chicken patty product due to extraneous materials contamination. This problem was discovered...

recall-implant-072519.jpg Allergan Plc's (AGN) BIOCELL textured breast implants and tissue expanders are withdrawn from the market worldwide as they have been linked to breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma.

recallsproducts-july25.jpg Herbal Doctor Remedies has issued a voluntarily nationwide recall for all its drug products that were sold without approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration or FDA and did not conform to good manufacturing practices. The recall includes all the Herbal Doctor Remedies brand products and quantities within a three-year expiration date.

jubilantcadista-july24.jpg Jubilant Cadista Pharmaceuticals has voluntarily recalled one lot of oral contraceptive tablets at the consumer level, citing potential decreased efficacy of the product. The company has recalled one lot of Drospirenone and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets, USP, 3 mg/ 0.02mg. The product was manufactured by Spain-based Cyndea Pharma under contract from Jubilant Cadista.

recalls-july18.jpg Pita Pal Foods, LP has issued a voluntary recall of 87 types of hummus products due to potential listeria contamination. The affected products include Bucee's, Fresh Thyme, Harris Teeter, Lantana, Lidl, Reasor's, Roundy's, Schnucks and 7-Select brands. The Houston-based company made the recall after an FDA inspection identified the bacteria Listeria monocytogenes at a manufacturing facility.

fdarecall-july17.jpg The U.S. Food and Drug Administration or FDA announced on its website that Wismettac Asian Foods, Inc., formerly Nishimoto Trading Co., Ltd., is voluntarily recalling eight types of Shirakiku brand imported 150 gram frozen Japanese fish cake products due to potential contamination of some allergens such as milk, egg and crustacean shellfish.

recall-july17.jpg Ground bison and bison patties, produced by Northfork Bison Distributions Inc., have been blamed for Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O103 and O121 infections in multiple states in the U.S.

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