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Product Recalls

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

Baxter Initiates Voluntary Worldwide Recall Of Four Lots Of IV Solutions Due To The Presence Of Particulate Matter

Published on July 17, 2014
Categorized under: Pet Safety Tips,Product Recalls,Uncategorized

Baxter International Inc. announced today it is voluntarily recalling four lots of intravenous (IV) solutions to the hospital/user level. These products have been found to contain particulate matter identified as cellulosic fibers and/or plastics. Baxter received four complaints over a period of six months from customers whose visual inspection identified the appearance of visible particulate …continue reading

Cargill Conducts Voluntary Meatbird Feed Recall

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

Cargill’s animal nutrition business today announced a voluntary recall of its Nutrena NatureWise meatbird feed due to excess levels of sodium. Sodium is an essential nutrient for poultry. However, excess levels of sodium in diets for meatbirds may result in pulmonary hypertension, increased mortality, reduced growth rate, increased water consumption, wet droppings, and wet litter. …continue reading

PGG/HSC Lamb Feed Voluntary Recall

Published on June 5, 2014
Categorized under: Pet Safety Tips,Product Recalls,Uncategorized

PGG/HSC Feed Company, LLC, announced today it has implemented a voluntary recall of 50-pound packages of its Champion Lamb Texturized B30 product due to higher than allowable copper levels. The product was manufactured in February 2014 and carries the UPC code UPC-748252483805 located in the bottom left corner of a white label attached to a …continue reading

Hill’s Pet Nutrition Dry Dog Food Recall

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

Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Inc. of Topeka, KS is voluntarily recalling 62 bags of Science Diet® Adult Small & Toy Breed™ dry dog food as they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The suspect product, part of a single production run, was distributed to 17 veterinary clinic and pet store customers in California, Hawaii and …continue reading

Bravo Pet Food Recall

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

Bravo is recalling select lots and product(s) of Bravo Pet Food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Listeria monocytogenes is 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 …continue reading

Purina Animal Nutrition LLC Recalls Poultry Feeds

Published on April 17, 2014
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The Purina Animal Nutrition LLC feed plant in Portland, Ore., has initiated a limited recall of certain poultry feeds due to the potential for lower-than-expected vitamin and trace mineral levels. The products were distributed to retailers in Oregon and Washington. Inadequate vitamin and trace mineral levels can result in health problems, including mortality, in poultry. …continue reading

The Robert Abady Dog Food Co., LLC Recall

Published on April 10, 2014
Categorized under: Pet Products,Product Recalls,Uncategorized

The Robert Abady Dog Food Co., LLC of Poughkeepsie, NY, is recalling its 2 lb, 5 lb & 15 lb boxes of “Abady Highest Quality Maintenance & Growth Formula for Cats” because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or …continue reading

Pro-Pet LLC Recalls a Limited Number of Dry Dog and Cat Foods

Published on February 6, 2014
Categorized under: Product Recalls

Pro-Pet LLC, St. Marys, Ohio, has initiated a voluntary recall of a limited number of Dry Dog and Cat Foods for possible Salmonella contamination. A single field test indicated products manufactured during a two day period, on a single production line may have the potential for Salmonella contamination. Pro-Pet LLC is voluntarily recalling the potentially …continue reading

Baxter Initiates Worldwide Voluntary Recall

Published on January 2, 2014
Categorized under: Product Recalls,Uncategorized

Baxter International Inc. announced today it has initiated a voluntary recall to the hospital/user level of one lot of 5% Dextrose Injection, USP and four lots of 0.9% Sodium Chloride Injection, USP due to particulate matter found in the solutions. Injecting a product containing particulate matter may result in blockages of blood vessels, which can …continue reading