Recalls for 09/10/2015

FDA Announces Medistat RX's Nationwide Voluntary Recall of Sterile Drug Products
09/10/2015 Food Recall

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting health care professionals and patients of a voluntary recall of all non-expired drug products produced for sterile use and distributed nationwide by Medistat RX, LLC, in Foley, Alabama, due to possible contamination. The recalled products were distributed between November 1, 2014, and September 3, 2015.

  • Company:
    Medistat RX, LLC
  • Problem
    Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)
Appeeling Fruit Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Limited Production Of
09/10/2015 Food Recall

Appeeling Fruit Inc. in Dauberville, Penn. is voluntarily recalling a limited number of consumer packages of fresh sliced apples with Best-if-Used-by dates of 09/14/15 and 09/21/15, due to 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:
    Appeeling Fruit Inc.
  • Problem
    Listeria Monocytogenes
Anhing Corporation Announces Recall of ABC Shaped Cookies Banh Chu
09/10/2015 Food Recall

It was confirmed on 09/10/15 that Anhing Corporation issued a press release for their recall of ABC Cookies Banh Chu due to elevated levels of lead since serving size was not accurate on the label (please see email below). The firm’s press release was sent to a AP on 08/14/15. Further label review conducted by the firm also showed the following additional labeling errors; not declaring flour as wheat flour and label stating vegetable oil as ingredient when it is actually highly refined coconut oil.

  • Company:
    Anhing Corporation
  • Problem
    Injury Hazard
Invokana and Invokamet (canagliflozin): Drug Safety Communication - New Information on Bone Fracture Risk and Decreased Bone Mineral Density
09/10/2015 Medical Recall

FDA added a new Warning and Precaution and revised the Adverse Reactions section of the Invokana and Invokamet drug labels.

  • Company:
    Canagliflozin
Medistat RX Sterile Drug Products: Recall - Possible Contamination
09/10/2015 Medical Recall

Administration of a non-sterile drug product intended to be sterile may result in serious and potentially life-threatening infections or death.

  • Company:
    Medistat RX
Philips Recalls Halogen Bulbs Due to Laceration and Burn Hazards
09/10/2015 Product Recall

The lens of the bulb can shatter in the lamp or the lens fall off and shatter, posing a laceration and burn hazard.

  • Company:
    Philips
  • Product:
    Halogen Bulbs
  • Problem
    Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)
  • Recall Number
    15-242
Philips Recalls Halogen Bulbs Due to Laceration and Burn Hazards
09/10/2015 Product Recall

The lens of the bulb can shatter in the lamp or the lens fall off and shatter, posing a laceration and burn hazard.

  • Company:
    Philips
  • Product:
    Halogen Bulbs
  • Problem
    Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)
  • Recall Number
    15-242
Philips Recalls Halogen Bulbs Due to Laceration and Burn Hazards
09/10/2015 Product Recall

The lens of the bulb can shatter in the lamp or the lens fall off and shatter, posing a laceration and burn hazard.

  • Company:
    Philips
  • Product:
    Halogen Bulbs
  • Problem
    Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)
  • Recall Number
    15-242
Juratoys Recalls Fishing Games Due to Choking Hazard
09/10/2015 Product Recall

The plastic worm at the end of the fishing line can separate, and small magnet inside the worm can fall out. Swallowing multiple magnets can result in serious injury.

  • Company:
    Juratoys
  • Product:
    Sardines Fishing Game and Starfish Fishing Game
  • Problem
    Choking Hazard
  • Recall Number
    15-241
Juratoys Recalls Fishing Games Due to Choking Hazard
09/10/2015 Product Recall

The plastic worm at the end of the fishing line can separate, and small magnet inside the worm can fall out. Swallowing multiple magnets can result in serious injury.

  • Company:
    Juratoys
  • Product:
    Sardines Fishing Game and Starfish Fishing Game
  • Problem
    Choking Hazard
  • Recall Number
    15-241
Juratoys Recalls Fishing Games Due to Choking Hazard
09/10/2015 Product Recall

The plastic worm at the end of the fishing line can separate, and small magnet inside the worm can fall out. Swallowing multiple magnets can result in serious injury.

  • Company:
    Juratoys
  • Product:
    Sardines Fishing Game and Starfish Fishing Game
  • Problem
    Choking Hazard
  • Recall Number
    15-241
Touchless Kitchen Faucets Recalled by Lota Due to Fire and Burn Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot
09/10/2015 Product Recall

The battery box used to power the faucet’s sensor can short circuit, overheat and/or melt, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers.

  • Company:
    Schӧn
  • Product:
    Glacier Bay and Schӧn kitchen faucets
  • Problem
    Serious Fire And Burn Hazards
  • Recall Number
    15-240
Touchless Kitchen Faucets Recalled by Lota Due to Fire and Burn Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot
09/10/2015 Product Recall

The battery box used to power the faucet’s sensor can short circuit, overheat and/or melt, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers.

  • Company:
    Schӧn
  • Product:
    Glacier Bay and Schӧn kitchen faucets
  • Problem
    Serious Fire And Burn Hazards
  • Recall Number
    15-240
Touchless Kitchen Faucets Recalled by Lota Due to Fire and Burn Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot
09/10/2015 Product Recall

The battery box used to power the faucet’s sensor can short circuit, overheat and/or melt, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers.

  • Company:
    Schӧn
  • Product:
    Glacier Bay and Schӧn kitchen faucets
  • Problem
    Serious Fire And Burn Hazards
  • Recall Number
    15-240
Nine Alaska Safeway and Carrs Stores Voluntarily Recall Deli Sandwiches Containing Cucumbers in Cooperation with the Andrew and Williamson Fresh Produce Recall Due to Possible Salmonella Poona Contamination
09/10/2015 Food Recall

In cooperation with the Andrew and Williamson Fresh Produce recall of cucumbers that may be contaminated with Salmonella Poona, Safeway is voluntarily recalling made-to-order deli sandwiches with cucumbers produced by Andrew and Williamson and sold in nine Safeway and Carrs stores in Alaska.

  • Company:
    SAFEWAY
  • Problem
    Salmonella