Recalls for 10/04/2013

ForeCYTE Breast Health Test; Mammary Aspiration Specimen Cytology Test (MASCT)
10/04/2013 Food Recall

Atossa Genetics Inc. (NASDAQ: ATOS) initiated a voluntary recall to remove the ForeCYTE Breast Health Test and the Mammary Aspiration Specimen Cytology Test (MASCT) device from the market. This voluntary recall includes the MASCT System Kit and Patient Sample Kit.

  • Company:
    Atossa
Hospira Issues A Voluntary Nationwide Recall Of One Lot Of 1% Lidocaine HCL Injection Due To The Presence Of Dark Particulate
10/04/2013 Food Recall

Hospira, Inc.(NYSE: HSP), announced today it has initiated a voluntary nationwide recall of one lot of 1% Lidocaine HCI Injection, USP, 10 mg/mL, 20 mL Multiple-dose Fliptop Vial, NDC 0409-4276-01 Lot 25-090-DK (the lot number may be followed by 01 or 02).

  • Company:
    Hospira
Emergency Cricothyrotomy Kit By H&H Medical Corporation: Recall - Defective Cuff Balloon On Endotracheal Airway
10/04/2013 Medical Recall

Defect due to a reduction in package density, a higher than average dose of gamma sterilization, and the occasional slippage of a protective silicon sleeve during shipping.

  • Company:
    H&H Medical Corporation
H&H Medical Corporation Issues Nationwide Recall of Emergency Cricothyrotomy Kit
10/04/2013 Food Recall

On August 27, 2013, H&H Medical Corporation initiated a nationwide recall of 6,619 units of the H&H Emergency Cricothyrotomy Kit. The product has been found to show the potential for a defective cuff balloon on the provided endotracheal airway.

  • Company:
    H&H Medical Corporation
OnTime Distribution Inc. Recalls PRAN brand Spice Powder TURMERIC Due To Excessive Levels of Lead
10/04/2013 Food Recall

OnTime Distribution Inc. of Brooklyn, NY, is voluntarily recalling PRAN brand Spice Powder TURMERIC because it was found to contain high levels of lead that could cause health problems to consumers, particularly infants, small children, and pregnant women if consumed. Recent analysis of the product found that it contained lead levels as high as 28 and 42 parts per million (ppm).

  • Company:
    OnTime Distribution Inc.
  • Problem
    Presence Of Lasalocid