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Baxter Sodium Chloride Injection Recall

Published on December 15, 2014
Categorized under: Pet Safety Tips,Product Recalls,Uncategorized

Baxter International Inc. announced today it voluntarily initiated a recall in the United States of two lots of 0.9% Sodium Chloride Injection USP in 100 mL MINI-BAG PLUS Container to the hospital/user level. The recall is being initiated as a result of two complaints (one per lot) of particulate matter that was identified as a …continue reading

Natura Pet Food Recall

Published on November 25, 2014
Categorized under: Blog,Product Recalls,Uncategorized

Natura Pet Products has initiated a limited, voluntary recall of certain dry cat and dry ferret food lots produced in its Fremont, Nebraska facility. Due to a formulation error, these products contain insufficient levels of vitamins and excess minerals. Pets can become ill if they lack vitamins for prolonged periods. Early signs of vitamin deficiency …continue reading

Bartlett Milling Company Issues Recall of Horse Food

Published on November 3, 2014
Categorized under: Pet Safety Tips,Product Recalls,Uncategorized

Bartlett Milling Company has initiated a limited recall of certain horse feeds due to potential Rumensin contamination. The products were distributed to customers and retailers in North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. Rumensin contamination can result in health problems, including mortality, in horses. The products and lot number involved in the recall are: 50 …continue reading

Hospira Lidocaine HCI Injection Voluntary Recall

Published on October 20, 2014
Categorized under: Product Recalls,Uncategorized

Hospira, Inc. (NYSE: HSP), announced today it will initiate a voluntary recall of one lot of 1% Lidocaine HCI for Injection, USP, 10 mg per mL, 30 mL Single-dose, Preservative-Free (NDC 0409-4279-02; Lot 40-316-DK, Expiry 1APRIL2016) to the user level due to a confirmed customer report of particulate in a single unit. Hospira has identified …continue reading

Hospira Announces Voluntary Recall of LifeCare Products

Published on October 15, 2014
Categorized under: Pet Safety Tips,Product Recalls,Uncategorized

Hospira, Inc. (NYSE: HSP), today announced the voluntary recall of certain lots of several products in its LifeCare™ line of flexible intravenous solutions due to the potential for leakage. The issue, which Hospira notified customers about in a Dear Health Care Provider letter issued earlier this year, was identified during re-inspection of a manufactured product …continue reading

Creative Compounds Voluntary Recall

Published on October 10, 2014
Categorized under: Product Recalls,Uncategorized

Wilsonville, Ore. – Oregon Compounding Centers, Inc., dba Creative Compounds, is voluntarily recalling certain unexpired human and veterinary sterile products to the consumer level due to lack of sterility assurance. The company has not received any reports of product contamination or adverse events to date, but is issuing this voluntary recall out of an abundance …continue reading

Bravo Recalls Chicken and Turkey Pet Foods

Published on September 29, 2014
Categorized under: Pet Safety Tips,Product Recalls,Uncategorized

Bravo of Manchester, CT is recalling select lots of Bravo Turkey and Chicken pet foods for dogs and cats because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. Salmonella can affect animals eating the products and there is risk to humans from handling contaminated pet products, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands …continue reading

Pedigree Extends Voluntary Recall

Published on September 2, 2014
Categorized under: Pet Safety Tips,Product Recalls,Uncategorized

At PEDIGREE®, we care about all dogs and their safety and well-being is extremely important to us, and to our mission – to make a Better World for Pets. For that reason, we have announced the extension of a previous voluntary recall of PEDIGREE® Adult Complete Nutrition dry dog food products due to the possible …continue reading

Mars Petcare Voluntary Recall of PEDIGREE® Brand

Published on August 29, 2014
Categorized under: Pet Safety Tips,Product Recalls

Mars Petcare US announced a voluntary recall of 22 bags of PEDIGREE® Adult Complete Nutrition dry dog food products due to the possible presence of a foreign material. The bags were produced in one manufacturing facility, and shipped to one retail customer. The facility production line has been shut down until this issue is resolved. …continue reading

Hospira Announces Voluntary Recall Of Lidocaine HCI Injection

Published on August 1, 2014
Categorized under: Product Recalls

Hospira, Inc. (NYSE: HSP), announced today it will initiate a voluntary recall of one lot of  Lidocaine HCI Injection, USP, 2%, 20 mg per mL, 5 mL single-Dose Vial, Preservative-Free (NDC 0409-2066-05; Lot 25-550-DD, Expiry 1JAN2015) to the user level due to a confirmed customer report of discolored product with visible particles in the solution …continue reading