January 31, 2011

Family Farm Complete Horse 10 Horse Feed Recalled Due to Possible Monensin Sodium Contamination

Manna Pro Products, LLC is voluntarily recalling a single lot (1006) of Family Farm Complete Horse 10 horse feed, UPC 0 95668 90151 6, packaged in 40 lb. bags because it may contain monensin sodium (Rumensin). Monensin sodium is a medication approved for use in some livestock and poultry species, but can be fatal to horses if fed at sufficiently high levels.

January 28, 2011

Merrick Pet Care Recalls Jr. Texas Taffy Pet Treats Due to Potential Salmonella Contamination

Merrick Pet Care, Inc. of Amarillo, Texas is recalling the Jr. Texas Taffy pet treat (ITEM # 27077, UPC # 02280827077, All Lots up to and including 10364) because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

January 6, 2011

Teva Pharmaceuticals Recalls One Lot of Metronidazole 250mg Tablets

Teva Pharmaceuticals is recalling Metronidazole Tablets USP, 250mg, lot 312566, expiration date 05/2012. This product lot is being recalled due to the presence of underweight tablets.

December 30, 2010

American Regent Recalls Sodium Bicarbonate Injection, USP 7.5% and 8.4%, 50mL Single Dose Vials Due to Particulate Matter

American Regent is conducting a nationwide voluntary recall to the consumer and user level of ALL unexpired lots of the following products: Sodium Bicarbonate Injection, USP, 7.5%, 44.6 mEq/50 mL, Single Dose Vial NDC # 0517-0639-25 and Sodium Bicarbonate Injection, USP, 8.4%, 50 mEq/50 mL, Single Dose Vial NDC # 0517-1550-25.

December 30, 2010

American Regent Recalls of Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate Injection, USP 4 mg/mL, 30 mL Multiple Dose Vial

American Regent is conducting a nationwide voluntary recall of the following: Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate Injection, USP, 4 mg/mL, 30 mL Multiple Dose Vial, NDC # 0517-4930-25.

October 29, 2010

B. Braun Recalls 7 Lots of Heparin Injection Due to Contamination

B. Braun is recalling seven lots of heparin injection products. Testing of retained crude heparin samples indicated a trace amount of oversulfated chondroitin sulfate (OSCS) contaminant.

October 28, 2010

Sandoz Recalls 50mg/2mL and 250mg/10mL Vials of Methotrexate Injection Due to Glass Particulates

The following recall is being posted as some veterinarians may use this product in treating their patients. Sandoz is initiating this voluntary recall of all 24 lots of the affected product following the finding of small glass flakes in a limited number of vials in four lots.

October 27, 2010

FDA Announces Addition of Boxed Warning to METACAM® (meloxicam) Labels

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the addition of a boxed warning to the label of two METACAM® (meloxicam) products.