Recalls for 09/17/2015

Ayurvedic Dietary Supplements by Shree Baidyanath: Consumer Advice Notice - Products Contain High Levels of Lead and/or Mercury
09/17/2015 Medical Recall

Testing has found that these products contain high levels of lead and/or mercury, which can cause serious health problems.

  • Category
    Health Care
Butala Emporium, Inc. Recalls Eleven Ayurvedic Dietary Supplements Because of Elevated Levels of Lead and Mercury
09/17/2015 Food Recall

Butala Emporium, Inc of Jackson Heights, NY, is voluntarily recalling eleven Ayurvedic (dietary) supplements (listed below) because the products were found to contain elevated lead and mercury levels which may cause health problems to consumers, particularly infants, small children, pregnant women, and those with underlying kidney disorders if consumed.The concentration of lead exceeds the recommended daily lead exposure for children less than 6 years of age and women of childbearing age and would likely be injurious to health.

  • Company:
    Butala Emporium, Inc.
  • Problem
    Partial Fingertip Amputation Hazard
Reprocessed Flexible Bronchoscopes: FDA Safety Communication - Risk of Infection
09/17/2015 Medical Recall

If scope reprocessing procedure is not followed meticulously, the flexible bronchoscope can remain contaminated, potentially resulting in infection transmission from one patient to the next.

  • Category
    Adverse Event
Karoun Dairies, Inc. Issues Nationwide Voluntary Recall of Various Cheeses Because of Possible Health Risk
09/17/2015 Food Recall

Today Karoun Dairies, Inc. announced that it is voluntarily recalling a variety of cheeses it distributes due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. To date, no product has tested positive for Listeria but in view of the association with listeriosis cases Karoun Dairies Inc. is initiating a voluntary recall in the interest of protecting public health.

  • Company:
    Karoun Dairies, Inc.
  • Problem
    Carbon Monoxide Hazard
Zak Designs Recalls Water Bottles Due to Choking Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Target Stores
09/17/2015 Product Recall

The inner plastic straw in the fip-top portion of the twist-off cap can break, posing a choking hazard

  • Company:
    Zak Designs
  • Product:
    26-ounce water bottles
  • Problem
    Choking Hazard
  • Recall Number
    15-247
Zak Designs Recalls Water Bottles Due to Choking Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Target Stores
09/17/2015 Product Recall

The inner plastic straw in the fip-top portion of the twist-off cap can break, posing a choking hazard

  • Company:
    Zak Designs
  • Product:
    26-ounce water bottles
  • Problem
    Choking Hazard
  • Recall Number
    15-247
Zak Designs Recalls Water Bottles Due to Choking Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Target Stores
09/17/2015 Product Recall

The inner plastic straw in the fip-top portion of the twist-off cap can break, posing a choking hazard

  • Company:
    Zak Designs
  • Product:
    26-ounce water bottles
  • Problem
    Choking Hazard
  • Recall Number
    15-247
The Land of Nod Recalls Mobiles Due to Entanglement and Strangulation Hazards
09/17/2015 Product Recall

The yarn from the sheep figures can unravel, posing an entanglement and strangulation hazard to young children.

  • Product:
    Mobiles
  • Problem
    Fall Hazard And Risk Of Serious Injury
  • Recall Number
    15-246
The Land of Nod Recalls Mobiles Due to Entanglement and Strangulation Hazards
09/17/2015 Product Recall

The yarn from the sheep figures can unravel, posing an entanglement and strangulation hazard to young children.

  • Product:
    Mobiles
  • Problem
    Fall Hazard And Risk Of Serious Injury
  • Recall Number
    15-246
The Land of Nod Recalls Mobiles Due to Entanglement and Strangulation Hazards
09/17/2015 Product Recall

The yarn from the sheep figures can unravel, posing an entanglement and strangulation hazard to young children.

  • Product:
    Mobiles
  • Problem
    Fall Hazard And Risk Of Serious Injury
  • Recall Number
    15-246
Bed Handles Inc. Reannounces Recall of Adult Portable Bed Handles Due to Serious Entrapment and Strangulation Hazards; Less Than 1% Response Rate to Recall
09/17/2015 Product Recall

Three women died after becoming entrapped between the mattress and the recalled bed handles.

  • Company:
    Bed Handles
  • Product:
    Portable bed handles
  • Problem
    Drowning Risk From Deflations (Recall Alert)
  • Recall Number
    15-245
Bed Handles Inc. Reannounces Recall of Adult Portable Bed Handles Due to Serious Entrapment and Strangulation Hazards; Less Than 1% Response Rate to Recall
09/17/2015 Product Recall

Three women died after becoming entrapped between the mattress and the recalled bed handles.

  • Company:
    Bed Handles
  • Product:
    Portable bed handles
  • Problem
    Drowning Risk From Deflations (Recall Alert)
  • Recall Number
    15-245
Bed Handles Inc. Reannounces Recall of Adult Portable Bed Handles Due to Serious Entrapment and Strangulation Hazards; Less Than 1% Response Rate to Recall
09/17/2015 Product Recall

Three women died after becoming entrapped between the mattress and the recalled bed handles.

  • Company:
    Bed Handles
  • Product:
    Portable bed handles
  • Problem
    Drowning Risk From Deflations (Recall Alert)
  • Recall Number
    15-245
Di Stefano Cheese Co. Recalls Ham Products Produced Without Benefit Of Inspection
09/17/2015 Food Recall

Di Stefano Cheese Co., a Pomona, Calif., establishment, is recalling approximately 1,280 pounds of Parma Boneless Ham produced in Italy that were not presented at the U.S. point of entry for inspection.

  • Company:
    Di Stefano Cheese Co.