Food, drug and cosmetic recalls

 
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For food, drug and cosmetic recalls not listed here, or if an announcement is older than 90 days, please visit the FDA's Recall and Safety Alerts Archive or the USDA's Recall Case Archive.
 
 
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02/08/2016 TF Foods Fried Bean Snack (Na-Pia-Jo) food snacks. Contains undeclared allergen: peanuts. Nationwide.

No illesses reported.

US FDA Recall details

02/08/2016 Jel Sert Company Margaritaville Banana Cream Pie Filling, in 4.16 oz cartons. May be contaminated with Salmonella. Nationwide.

No illnesses reported.

US FDA Recall details

02/01/2016
Garden of Life, LLC
Raw Meal Organic Shake & Meal, Chocolate, Vanilla and Vanilla Chai (see US FDA Recall details for full product listing).
May be contaminated with Salmonella Virchow.
Nationwide at better health food stores.
No illnesses reported.
 
01/25/2016
Pinnacle Foods, Inc.
"Armour Chili No Beans" with various best by dates (see USDA Recall details for list of dates).
Undeclared monosodium glutamate (MSG).
Nationwide.
No illnesses reported.
 
01/19/2016
BlendTech, Inc.
Uncle Buck's Fish Batter Mix (Original)
Undeclared allergen: milk.
Nationwide.
No illnesses reported.
 
01/19/2016
Kayem Foods
Approximately 22,000 lbs of chicken sausage products ("al fresco SWEET APPLE CHICKEN SAUSAGE") with "EST. P-7839" inside USDA Mark of Inspection.
Products are misbranded: label does not indicate product is encased in pork casings, which may elicit allergic reactions in those sensitive to pork proteins.
Nationwide.
No illnesses reported.
 
01/14/2016 Perrigo Company plc 2 batches of Children's Guaifenesin Grape Liquid (100mg/5mL) and 3 batches of Children's Guaifenesin DM Cherry Liquid (100mg guaifenesin and 5mg dextromethorphan) sold in 4 oz. bottles with dosage cup. See US FDA Recall details for specific product names and LOT numbers. Some packages contain an oral dosing cup with incorrect dose markings, which could result in too much or too little medicine administered. Nationwide to various pharmacy brands.

No illnesses reported.

US FDA Recall details

01/07/2016
Milky Way International
Nice! Mandarin Oranges in Light Syrup, in 8 oz. bottles.
Potential contamination with glass/glass pieces.
Nationwide to Walgreens stores.
3 complaints received, 1 alleged injury reported.
 
01/05/2016
Huisken Meat Company
2-lb. boxes containing 6 pieces of "Sam's Choice Black Angus Beef Patties with 19% Vidalia Onion" with use by dates of 05/17/2016, 05/29/2016, and 06/06/2016.
May be contaminated with extraneous wood materials.
Nationwide exclusively at Sam's Club.
No illnesses reported.
 
12/23/2015 American Pure Whey of New Bern, NC 100% Pure Whey Protein Matrix and 100% Pure Whey Protein Isolate (all lots distributed from 7/2015 to 9/2015)  May contain undeclared milk and soy. Nationwide and through internet mail order.
No illnesses reported.
 
12/22/2015
Bellisio Foods, Inc.
Boston Market Home Style Meals Boneless Pork Rib Shaped Patty with BBQ Sauce and Mashed Potatoes (use by dates 09/09/2016; 09/22/2016; 10/08/2016; 10/30/2016 and 12/14/2016).
May contain foreign matter; firm received complaints of possible glass or hard plastic pieces found in the product.
Nationwide.
No injuries reported.
 
12/21/2015
Mars Chocolate North America
Dove® Chocolate Assortment Snowflakes in 24 oz. bag.
Undeclared allergens: peanuts, wheat and egg.
Nationwide to Wal-Mart stores only.
No illnesses reported.
 
12/16/2015
Trader Joe's
Triple Ginger Brew (SKU 51857) in 750mL glass containers, sold between 11/9/2015 and 12/14/2015.
Company has received reports that unopened bottles have (or may) burst without warning.
Nationwide exclusively at Trader Joe's stores.
No injuries reported.
 
12/14/2015
Reesna, Inc.
Fuel Up Plus and Fuel Up Octane distributed in August 2015,
Both products contained an undeclared pharmaceuticalHydroxythiohomosildenafil, which is an analogue of sildenafil. Sildenafil is FDA approved to treat erectile dysfunction (ED), but the products in question are sold as dietary supplements.
Nationwide at retail stores and via direct-to-consumer Internet sales.
No illnesses reported.
 
12/14/2015
The Morrison Milling Company
Specific varieties of corn product (see US FDA Recall details for complete list and package sizes).
Some pieces of wire mesh from the production line may have adulterated the products.
Southwestern United States at various retailers. 
No illnesses reported.
 
12/11/2015
Pine Valley Foods, Inc.
Crazy about Cookies pre-portioned sugar cookie and walnut chocolate chunk cookie dough varieties (see US FDA Recall details for specific product information and label images).
Undeclared allergens: milk (sugar cookies) and egg (chocolate chunk)
Nationwide to distributors, groups and organizations with the fundraising industry.
No illnesses reported.
 
12/11/2015
The Sweet Leaf Tea Company
Sweat Leaf® Tea in 16 oz. glass bottles, distributed between Feb. 27, 2015 and Dec. 6, 2015 (see US FDA Recall details for specific product information and label images).
Glass breakage during filling process, which could result in presence of glass fragments in product.
Nationwide.
4 complaints received, but no injuries reported.
 
12/03/2015
JEM Raw Chocolate, LLC (JEM Raw)
Full line of nut butter spreads within expiry (see US FDA Recall details for list of products and corresponding UPC codes).
Possible contamination with Salmonella.
Whole Foods and Natural Grocers in Colorado. Nationwide in retail stores and direct-to-consumer sales.
CDC is reporting 11 illnesses nationwide.
 
12/01/2015
Bestmed, LLC
Digital Temple Thermometer, Model No. KD-2201 (Lot numbers S/N:3612 through S/N 3715). Also note, this product has been rebranded by various retailers. See US FDA Recall details for list of other names.
Some products have a manufacturing defect which causes them to read body temperatures inaccurately; the temps displayed are lower than actual body temperature.
Nationwide.
No illnesses reported.
 
11/27/2015 Bertagni 1882 SPA of Arcugnano, Italy Bertagni fresh Sweet Butternut Squash Ravioli and Meijer frozen Butternut Squash Ravioli. Undeclared allergen: cashews and almonds. Bertagni products were distributed Nationwide 5/11/15-11/12/15; Affected Meijer products were not distributed in Colorado (6/12/15 -10/26/15).
No illnesses reported.
 
11/27/2015 Taylor Farms Pacific, Inc. Celery and Onion Diced Blend, used in various salads, snacks and other RTE foods (see US FDA Recall details for more information). Products have tested positive for E. coli 0157:H7. Nationwide.
No illnesses reported.
 
11/18/2015
Ashdon Farms/Girl Scouts of the USA
Honey Mustard Pretzel Mix in 7 oz. packages, and Ashdon Farms-branded Honey Mustard Pretzel Mix in 8 oz. packages (see US FDA Recall details for more information).
Undeclared allergen: milk.
Nationwide.
No illnesses reported.
 

11/17/2015

Tyson Foods, Inc.
Tyson® Any'Tizers® Fully Cooked Hot Wings (Use by/sell by dates of Oct. 24, 2016 and Oct. 25, 2016, with establishment number "P-13456" in USDA mark of inspection. See USDA Recall details for case and packaging date codes).
Possible adulteration due to some products having an "off odor" scent.
Nationwide.
No illnesses reported.
 
11/16/2015
Trader Joe's
Trader Giotto's Butternut Squash Triangoli (UPC 00943482/SKU 94348; Use or Freeze by codes 04 06 15 through 01 15 16).
Undeclared allergen: tree nuts.
Nationwide.
Some reports of allergic reactions.
 
11/13/2015
Campbell's Soup Company
14.2 oz cans of SpaghettiO's Original (best by date of Feb 22, 2017 and UPC 5100022432).
Customer complaints report finding pieces of red plastic in the product, potentially from lining of the can.
Nationwide.
No illnesses reported, but customer complaints have been received.
 
11/09/2015
Cloverdale Foods Company
"Teton Waters Ranch Uncured Beef Frankfurters" in 10 oz packages (use by dates of 12/5/15 and 12/16/15; Est. #7630 found inside USDA mark of inspection).
Misbranding and undeclared allergen - milk.
Nationwide.
No illnesses reported.
 
11/05/2015
Tate's Bake Shop
Tate's 7 oz. Chocolate Chip Cookies (Best By date of March 20, 2016) and Tate's 7 oz. Gluten Free Ginger Zinger Cookies (Best By date of Jan 04, 2016).
Undeclared allergen - walnuts
Nationwide via retail stores.
No illnesses reported.
 
10/29/2015
Herr Foods, Inc.
Sour Cream and Onion Potato Chips
Packaging error -- ingredients list includes "Wheat" and allergen statement is accurate, but the front of the package erroneously states "Gluten Free". 
Nationwide via retail stores, distributors and internet sales.
No illnesses reported.
 
10/29/2015
Auvi-Q®
Epinephrine injection USP (0.15 mg and 0.3 mg auto injector; Lot numbers 2299596 through 3037230, exp. date of March 2016 through December 2016). See US FDA Recall details for product photos.
Manufacturing defect -- inaccurate dosage delivery, which could cause users to still experience anaphylaxis even after administration of the product.
Nationwide to end-user consumers and hospitals.
26 reports of device malfunctions.
 
10/27/2015
Skinny Latina Foods
Skinny Latina-branded marinades w/ "best by" date of 12-15-15 or earlier. See US FDA Recall details for product photos.
Undeclared allergen -- soy
Nationwide.
No illnesses reported.
 
10/27/2015
Kanan Enterprises
Multiple products that contain candy buttons, due to undeclared allergens. See US FDA Recall details for full product listing.
Undeclared allergen -- milk/milk protein.
Nationwide.
One allergic reaction reported.
 
10/26/2015
Seaquest Seafood Corp.
Various brands and sizes of dehydrated & marinated un-eviscerated fish. See US FDA Recall details for full product list.
Potential contamination with Clostridium botulinum, the bacteria that causes botulism.
Nationwide to retail stores and through restaurant distributors.
No illnesses reported.
 
10/26/2015
ConAgra Foods 
David® Trail Mix Sweet and Salty flavor.
Undeclared allergen -- milk.
Nationwide (US and Mexico).
No illnesses reported.
 
10/26/2015
Ethereal Confections
Inclusion Bars & Mendiants, Meltaway Bars and Meltaways. See US FDA Recall details for full product list.
Undeclared allergen -- milk.
Nationwide.
No illnesses reported.
 
10/22/2015
Downing Labs, LLC
All lots of sterile products compounded and packaged by the company that remain within expiry.
Concerns over the sterility of the products. 
Nationwide (US) and Nationwide (UK)
No illnesses reported.
 
10/19/2015
Good Food Concepts
Approximately 12,566 lbs of beef, pork and poultry products (see USDA Recall details for specific products and label images).
The beef, pork and poultry was produced without a fully implemented HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points) plan. Additionally, the products contain sodium nitrite, which is not declared on the label.
Nationwide.
No illnesses reported.
 
10/15/2015
Medline Industries, Inc.
Medline Acetaminophen 325mg, Tab 100/BT (packaged as 100 tablets per bottle; Medline number OTC20101; Lot # 45810).
The packaging indicates 325mg tablets, but it actually contains 500mg, which can lead to liver toxicity or failure if taken at labeled dose.
Nationwide.
No illnesses reported.
 
10/15/2015
Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc.
Granny Smith green apples distributed to Coremark and 7-11 for sale in convenience stores between Oct. 1 and Oct. 12, 2015.
Possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. Problem was discovered when customer performed microbial analysis on raw apples.
Regional (CO, KS, MO, NE, NM, OK, SD, UT, WY)
No illnesses reported.
 
10/14/2015
New Frontier Foods, Inc.
Ocean's Halo Gluten Free Seawood Chips (6 days worth of production; see US FDA Recall details for specific UPC and lot codes).
Undeclared allergen -- wheat/glutens
Nationwide.
No illnesses reported.
 
10/13/2015
TF Supplements
RHINO 7 3000 capsules (UPC 616453150126) and RHINO 7 Platinum 3000 capsules (UPC 700729253748). All lot numbers within expiry.
FDA analysis found this supplement contains desmethyl carbondenafil (a type of drug to treat erectile dysfunction) and dapoxetine (a type of SSRI), which is undeclared on the labels. Dapoxetine is also not FDA approved for any use.
Nationwide via direct-to-consumer internet sales.
One adverse event reported.
 
10/13/2015
Skipanon Brand Seafood LLC
All lots and sizes of Skipanon brand seafoods in 5.5 oz. to 66.5 oz metal cans, with codes starting "OC". Containers may also have old company label "Oregon Ocean Seafoods" (see US FDA Recall details for complete product listing). 
Potential contamination with Clostridium botulinum due to under-processing.
Nationwide via direct-to-consumer internet sales.
No illnesses reported.
 
10/09/2015
Whole Foods Market
All cut, wrapped and weighed Papillon Organic Roquefort Cheeses.
Routine sampling indicated presence of Listeria monocytogenes.
Nationwide.
No illnesses reported.