Category Archives: Recalls

FDA: List of Methanol Contaminated Hand Sanitizers Grows

Update: 9/11/20 More hand sanitizers and gels added to growing list. 1-Propanol now listed as another toxic contaminate along with methanol. List also now includes product made in the USA and China. FDA’s list. 1-propanol symptoms: damage to central nervous system confusion loss of consciousness slowed pulse difficulty breathing Methanol is dangerous when absorbed and […]

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~1.9 Million 2013-18 Nissan Altimas Recalled

This recall is to replace a secondary hood latch that can fail due to corrosion and affects both two and four door models.

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Epinephrine Auto-Injector Devices by Amneal and Impax Malfunction

The FDA has put out an alert for an “epi-pen” made by Amneal and Impax. Their epinephrine auto injector with 0.3 mg may be missing a “stop collar”, yellow in the image below. Without the collar, the user may unintentionally inject a double dose of medication. Make sure to inspect your devices immediately! Images below […]

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Metformin Hydrochloride: Recalled

Metformin Hydrochloride Extended-Release Tablets 500 mg by Apotex are being recalled due to the detection of N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA).

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Johnson&Johnson Discontinues Talc Based Baby Powder

Johnson & Johnson has announced it will discontinue its talcum based baby powder as demand falls due to the large influx of lawsuits stating the powder is the cause of cancer. In a statement given, J&J attributed the decline “in large part to changes in consumer habits and fueled by misinformation around the safety of […]

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