Recalls for 08/01/2013

Acetaminophen: Drug Safety Communication - Association with Risk of Serious Skin Reactions
08/01/2013 Medical Recall

Events are rare but can be fatal.

  • Category
    Non Steroidal Anti Inflammatory Drug
DePuy Orthopaedics-LPS Lower Extremity Dovetail Intercalary Component: Class 1 Recall - Potential for Fracture of Device
08/01/2013 Medical Recall

Patients weighing more than 200 pounds and/or those with high levels of activity are at higher risk.

  • Company:
    DePuy Orthopaedics
Beacon Hill Medical Pharmacy/Rxtra Solutions: Recall - Lack of Sterility Assurance
08/01/2013 Medical Recall

Sterile compounded products distributed nationwide

  • Company:
    Beacon Hill/Rxtra Solutions
Beacon Hill Pharmacy d/b/a Rxtra Solutions Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Certain Sterile Products Due to a Question of Sterility Assurance
08/01/2013 Food Recall

July 31, 2013 – Southfield, MI, Beacon Hill Medical Pharmacy d/b/a/ Rxtra Solutions (Beacon Hill) is voluntarily recalling all lots of certain sterile products to the user level. There is a question of sterility assurance for the affected products raised by the FDA.

  • Company:
    Beacon Hill/Rxtra Solutions
Purity First Health Products, Inc. Issues Nationwide Recall of Specific Lots of Healthy Life Chemistry B-50, Multi-Mineral and Vitamin C Products: Due to a Potential Health Risk
08/01/2013 Food Recall

July 31, 2013 - East Northport, New York, Purity First Health Products, Inc. is voluntarily recalling two lots of Healthy Life Chemistry B-50 (100 capsules), one lot of Healthy Life Chemistry Multi-Mineral (200 capsules) and all lot numbers for Healthy Life Chemistry Vitamin C (200 capsules) to the consumer/user level. The B-50 capsules were tested by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and have been found to contain Methasterone (schedule III controlled substance) and Dimethazine.

  • Company:
    Healthy Life Chemistry Inc. dba Purity First
  • Problem
    Entanglement Hazard
Cannondale Recalls Slice RS Bikes Due to Fall Hazard (Recall Alert)
08/01/2013 Product Recall

The brake plates on the triathlon and time trial Slice RS bicycles can loosen and break.

  • Company:
    Cycling Sports Group Inc., Bethel Conn.
  • Product:
    Cannondale Slice RS bicycles and framesets 
  • Problem
    Fall Hazard (Recall Alert)
  • Recall Number
    13-745