Recalls for 08/02/2013

Benztropine Mesylate Injection (Nexus Pharmaceuticals): Recall - Visible Particulate Matter
08/02/2013 Medical Recall

Risk of thromboembolism, some life-threatening (such as pulmonary emboli), as well as other serious adverse events.

  • Company:
    Nexus Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Trois Comtois Recalls Trois Comtois Morbier Cheese for Possible Health Risk
08/02/2013 Food Recall

July 29, 2013 - Trois Comtois of Poligny, France is recalling all Trois Comtois brand Morbier cheese lot #949038 because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.

  • Company:
    Trois Comtois
  • Problem
    Listeria Monocytogenes
Nexus Pharmaceuticals Inc. Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Benztropine Mesylate Injection, USP 2 mg/2 mL (1 mg/mL), in 2 mL Single Dose Vials
08/02/2013 Food Recall

Nexus Pharmaceuticals Inc. is voluntarily recalling two lots of Benztropine Mesylate Injection, USP, 2 mg/2mL (1mg/mL) in 2 mL single dose vials due to the potential presence of visible particulate matter in the vials. This recall is being conducted at the user level.

  • Company:
    Nexus Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • Problem
    Violation Of Federal Flammability Standards