RevitaDerm Wound Care Gel; recalled due to presence of Bacillus cereus
A single lot of RevitaDerm Wound Care Gel, manufactured by Blaine Labs Company, has been recalled due to a Bacillus cereus contamination. Distributed nationwide to 60+ doctor’s offices in 17 states, RevitaDerm Wound Care Gel is applied topically.
Viona Pharmaceuticals recalls nearly 2 dozen lots of Metformin over NDMA concerns
Viona Pharmaceuticals has issued a recall of 23 lots of their 750 mg Metformin Hydrochloride Extended-Release Tablets. The recall was initiated after a routine test found 1 lot to be Out of Specification (OOS) for N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA). NDMA is considered a “probable human carcinogen”, meaning it could cause cancer. It’s…
Over the counter JetFuel Diuretic recalled due to undeclared milk allergen
JetFuel Diuretic by GAT Sport, and manufactured by World Health Products, LLC., has been recalled due to an undeclared milk allergen. The recalled product was sold through their own store online, as well as through Amazon, and in retail stores nationwide.
Fresh Express announces fresh new recall of products over listeria concerns
Fresh Express is back in the news, closing out the year with another recall of some of their salads of listeria monocytogenes concerns. The recalled salads were delivered to retailers in nearly 2 dozen states as well as Canadian provinces. Listeria monocytogenes as we know by now are harmful organisms…
Aerosol product recall expanded over benzene concerns
Procter & Gamble has extended their recall of aerosol products due to the presence of the human carcinogen benzene. Last month, P&G issued a recall of 8 varieties of aerosol deodorants. Now they’ve expanded that recall to include more product types and brands.
If you’ve waited this long (one week) to put up your Christmas tree, you can take a few extra minutes to read through some tips provided by WebMd about reducing toxins and allergies this holiday season.
Real Christmas tree varieties such as fir, hemlock, pine and spruce can in rare…
Disposable plastic face masks could harm the earth for 450 years
450 years. No that’s not how long we’ve been living with this pandemic, though it is starting to feel that way. 450 is the number of years it takes for “single-use” daily plastic face masks (DPFs) to degrade. These are masks that researchers at Swansea University have found to contain…
Odor-Eaters sprays recalled due to benzene contamination
Nearly 50 Odor-Eaters sprays have been recalled by parent company Bliztex Inc., due to a benzene contamination. Odor-Eaters Spray Powder and Odor-Eaters Stink Stoppers were both recalled. All told, 41 lots were recalled after tests revealed “low levels of benzene contamination”.
Sold as antifungals and odor-reducers, the sprays came packaged…
Clam chowder sold in Costco stores recalled over foreign object concerns
Nearly 15,000 sleeves of Kettle Classic Clam Chowder with Uncured Bacon have been recalled by parent company Ivar’s Soup and Sauce Company. The recalled soup was sold in Costco stores in 13 midwest and northern states.
Another blood pressure medicine recalled, this time it’s from Lupin Pharmaceuticals
Lupin Pharmaceuticals has issued a voluntary recall of Irbesartan Tablets, as well as Irbesartan and Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets due to increased levels of N-nitrosoirbesartan. N-nitrosoirbesartan is a known as a possible human carcinogen.
More than 75 lots of Lupin Pharmaceuticals tablets have been recalled. There are simply too many lots to…