News

May 10, 2011

Triad Group Recalls Alcohol Prep Pads, Swabs and Swabsticks: Animal First Aid Kit Affected

Triad Group, a manufacturer of over-the-counter products has initiated a voluntary product recall involving all lots of Alcohol Prep Pads, Alcohol Swabs or Alcohol Swabsticks manufactured by Triad Group which may be included in a variety of other products labeled with other manufacturers' names.

May 4, 2011

Keys Manufacturing Company, Inc. Recalls Pig Ears for Pet Treats: Possible Salmonella Contamination

Keys Manufacturing Company, Inc. of Paris, IL is recalling Pig Ears for Pet Treats because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

April 27, 2011

American Regent Recalls One Lot of Ammonium Molybdate Injection, USP Due to Particulates

American Regent is conducting a nationwide voluntary recall of Ammonium Molybdate Injection, USP (Molybdenum 250mcg/10mL) 10mL Single Dose Vial NDC 0517-6610-25, Lot # 9409, Exp. Date June 2011. This recall was initiated on April 26, 2011 to the User Level for Lot # 9409 only. No other lots of Ammonium Molybdate Injection, USP are subject to this recall.

March 29, 2011

Finasteride and Citalopram Recalled for Possible Mislabeling

Greenstone LLC announced a recall of medicines with lot number FI0510058-A on the label. Bottles labeled as Citalopram (used to treat depression) may contain Finasteride (used for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia).

March 21, 2011

Qualitest Phenobarbitol Recall: Adverse Events in Dogs Reported

The Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM) has become aware of a human drug recall for Phenobarbital tablets. Phenobarbital is prescribed by veterinarians as an extralabel use for treating seizures in animals.

March 21, 2011

Povidine Prep Pads Recalled Due to Possible Contamination with Elizabethkingia meningoseptica

H&P industries, Inc., a manufacturer of over-the-counter products has initiated a voluntary product recall of all lots of Povidine Prep Pads manufactured by H&P Industries, Inc. but which are private labeled for many accounts.

March 17, 2011

American Regent Recalls Specific Lots of Concentrated Sodium Chloride Injection Due to Particulates

This recall was initiated because some of the vials of these lots may contain visible particulates. Potential adverse events after intravenous administration of solutions containing particulates may include disruption of blood flow within small blood vessels in the lung, localized inflammation (swelling and redness due to accumulation of inflammatory cells), and granuloma formation.

March 17, 2011

American Regent Recalls Specific Lots of Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate Injection Due to Particulates

American Regent is conducting a nationwide voluntary recall of specific Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate Injections.

March 9, 2011

OVMEB Votes to Rescind Proposed Changes to Rules Regarding Exams, Vaccines & VCPRs

At its July 23rd meeting, the OVMEB voted to rescind the proposed rule changes regarding exams and vaccines. The current rules remain in effect.

March 9, 2011

Jones Natural Chews Recalls Pig Ears Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination

Jones Natural Chews Co of Rockford, IL is recalling 2705 boxes of Pig Ears because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella