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Recalls, Market Withdrawals, & Safety Alerts

The list below provides information gathered from press releases and other public notices about certain recalls of FDA-regulated products. Not all recalls have press releases or are posted on this page. See Additional information about recalls for a more complete listing.

For recall notices older than 60 days, see the Recall and Safety Alerts Archive.
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Date Brand Name Product Description Reason/ Problem Company Details / Photo Recall Type
07/23/2014 Whole Foods   Made-in-Store items containing recalled fruit   Listeria monocytogenes Whole Foods Market Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 69, 220
07/22/2014 Earth Circle Organics   Organic carob powder   Salmonella Earth Circle Organics Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 220, 69
07/21/2014 American Health Packaging   Ibuprofen Tablets, 600 mg & Oxcarbazepine Tablets, 300 mg   mislabeled inner unit dose blister packaging American Health Packaging Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 208
07/20/2014 Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.   Baked desserts   Listeria monocytogenes Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 220, 69
07/19/2014 Sweet 2 Eat and other store brands   Whole peaches (white and yellow), nectarines (white and yellow), plums and pulots   Listeria monocytogenes Wawona Packing Company Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 220, 69
07/19/2014 Unique Pharmaceuticals, Ltd.   All sterile compounded preparations   Lack of sterility assurance Unique Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 208
07/18/2014 Whole Foods Market   Chocolate Chewies   Undeclared walnuts Whole Foods Market Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 69, 76, 220
07/16/2014 King of Pops   Banana puddin’ pops and keylime pie pops   Undeclared Soy, Milk, Egg and Wheat King of Pops Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 69, 220, 76
07/16/2014 Uncle Ben’s   Ready Rice Garden Vegetable with Peas, Carrots and Corn Pouch   Undeclared barley, a non-wheat source of gluten Mars Food North America Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 69, 220
07/15/2014 White & Blue Lion, Inc.   Tattoo Inks and tattoo needles   Bacterial contamination White & Blue Lion, Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release 454
07/14/2014 Baxter International Inc.   0.9% Sodium Chloride and Highly Concentrated Potassium Chloride Injection   Presence of particulate matter Baxter International Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 208
07/11/2014 White & Blue Lion, Inc.   Tattoo Inks and tattoo needles   Bacterial contamination White & Blue Lion, Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 69, 220
07/10/2014 Hospira, Inc   Lactated Ringers and 5% Dextrose Injection   Particulates Hospira, Inc Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 208
07/08/2014 Whole Foods Market   Caesar salad and Mesclun Goat Cheese salad   Mislabeled and undeclared allergen of fish and egg (Caesar) and tree nuts (Mesclun Goat Cheese). Whole Foods Market Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 220, 69, 76
07/03/2014 Flexi-Seal   CONTROL Fecal Management System (FMS)   No 510K and inconsistent performance ConvaTec Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 230
07/02/2014 Nutrena NatureWise   Meatbird feed   Excessive sodium Cargill Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 220, 495, 183, 69
07/01/2014 Oriya Organics   Protein Medley   Salmonella Oriya Organics, LLC Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 220, 69
06/30/2014 Coumadin   Coumadin (warfarin sodium)   Particulate matter Bristol-Myers Squibb Company Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 208
06/27/2014 Richard’s Too Good   BBQ Sauce, Hot Sauce and Teriyaki Sauce   May be improperly processed Richard’s Rubs & Seasonings LLC Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 69, 220
06/27/2014 Haagen-Dazs   Ice Cream   Undeclared Peanuts Nestlé USA Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 69, 76, 220
06/26/2014 Organic Traditions   Chia Seed Powder; Chia & Flax Seed Powder; Chia Seeds; Trailmix   Salmonella Health Matters America, Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 220, 69
06/24/2014 Doctor’s Best   Marketed as a dietary supplement   Undeclared Lovastatin Doctor’s Best Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 208, 512, 54
06/23/2014 Velveeta   Cheese Product   Inappropriate levels of preservative can result in premature spoilage/food borne illness Kraft Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 69, 220
06/23/2014 Sunbeam, Bunny, Flowers, Ingles   Bar-B-Q Bread   Undeclared milk Flowers Foods Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 69, 76, 220
06/18/2014 HydroFinity™   HydroFinity™ Hydrophilic Guidewires   Polymer jacket may be damaged when withdrawn Nitinol Devices & Components, Inc. (NDC) Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 230
06/17/2014 Hospira, Inc.   0.5% Marcaine™ (Bupivacaine HCl Injection, USP)   Particulates Hospira, Inc Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 208
06/17/2014 Gong Xifacai   Gong xifacai gift chocolates   Undeclared Peanuts and Milk Domega NY International Co Ltd. Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 220, 69, 76
06/16/2014 Wegmans   Cinnamon Raisin Buns   May contain egg Wegmans Food Markets Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 69, 76, 220
06/16/2014 Vita Classic   Premium Sliced Smoked Atlantic Salmon   Listeria monocytogenes Vita Food Products, Inc Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 220, 69
06/13/2014 La Finquita   Cheese, In Spanish/En Espanol   Undeclared peanut and tree nuts La Finquita, LLC Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 220, 69, 76
06/13/2014 Schnucks Bakery   Cake   Undeclared pecan Schnucks Bakery Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 76, 220
06/12/2014 La Finquita   Cheese   Undeclared peanut and tree nuts La Finquita, LLC Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 220, 69, 76
06/12/2014 Fish Family Farm, Shadow Valley Farms Dairy   Milk and cream   Undeclared peanut and tree nuts Fish Family Farm, Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 220, 69, 76
06/11/2014 Wegmans   Bagged Ice   Metal fragments Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 220, 69
06/11/2014 Smith's Farmstead, Mountain Gouda   Gouda cheese   Listeria monocytogenes Smith's Country Cheese Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 69, 220
06/08/2014 Trader Joe’s   Egg white salad with chives   Listeria monocytogenes Lansal, Inc. dba Hot Mama’s Foods Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 220, 69
06/08/2014 Dole   Garden soup "Roasted Garlic Tomato Basil"   Undeclared milk Dole Packaged Foods, LLC Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 69, 76, 220
06/06/2014 Kirkland Signature   Ground Malabar Pepper   Salmonella Olde Thompson Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 220, 69
06/06/2014 Navitas Naturals, Williams-Sonoma   Sprouted Chia Seed Powder Products   Salmonella Navitas Naturals Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 220, 69
06/06/2014 ADVOCATE   Blood glucose test strips   Labeling error Diabetic Supply of Suncoast, Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 230
06/05/2014 GreenSmoothieGirl   TriOmega Superfood   Salmonella GreenSmoothieGirl Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 69, 220
06/05/2014 Eillien's, Blains Farm & Fleet, Piggly Wiggly, more   Candy   Undeclared milk Eillien's Candies, Inc Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 220, 69, 76
06/04/2014 Champion Lamb Texturized   Lamb/Sheep Feed   High Copper Content PGG/HSC Feed Company, LLC Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 183, 495, 69
06/04/2014 Organic Traditions   Chia and Flax seed powder   Salmonella Health Matters America, Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 220, 69
06/04/2014 Thrifty   Ice Cream   Undeclared pistachios Rite Aid Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 69, 76, 220
06/04/2014 Craisins   Yogurt covered dried cranberries   Undeclared peanuts Ocean Spray Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 220, 69, 76
06/02/2014 Alexion   Soliris (eculizumab)   Presence of particulate matters Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 208
06/02/2014 LiveGfree   Rosemary and Olive Oil Multiseed Snack Crackers   Salmonella Baptista’s Bakery Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 69, 220
06/02/2014 Glutino   Rosemary and Olive Oil Snack Crackers   Salmonella Glutino, Division of GFA Brands, Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 69, 220
06/02/2014 Hill’s Science Diet   Dry dog food   Salmonella Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 69, 183, 495
05/28/2014 Navitas Naturals, Williams-Sonoma   Sprouted Chia Seed Powder Products   Salmonella Navitas Naturals Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 69, 220
05/28/2014 African Black Ant, Black Ant, Mojo Risen   Sexual enhancement products   *Reason/Problem Undeclared ingredients Eugene Oregon, Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 208
05/28/2014 Ocean's Catch   Minced crab meat   Listeria monocytogenes Rome Packing Co., Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release 454, 220, 69
05/27/2014 Pet Center, Inc.   Lamb Crunchy's Dog treats   Salmonella Pet Center, Inc. Select to View Firm Press Release Select to View Image of Product Label 454, 69, 183, 495

The list above provides information gathered from press releases and other public notices about certain recalls of FDA-regulated products.

  • FDA works with industry and our state partners to publish press releases and other public notices about recalls that may potentially present a significant or serious risk to the consumer or user of the product. Not all recalls have press releases or are posted on this page.
  • The posting of information on this page is separate from FDA's recall classification process. The weekly Enforcement Report lists all recalls after they have been classified by FDA.  For more information about FDA’s product recall authority, process and classification guidelines, see FDA 101: Product Recalls.

Press releases issued more than 60 days ago are accessible in the Recall and Safety Alerts Archive. For more safety information in a specific product area, please visit the links below.

  • Drugs: Additional safety information about human medical products can be found on FDA’s MedWatch page.
  • Animal Health: Additional safety information about products affecting animal health can be found on FDA’s Animal & Veterinary Recalls & Withdrawals page.
  • Biologics: A more complete listing of Biologic Recalls and Market Withdrawal information about can be found on FDA's Biologics Recalls page.
  • Medical Devices: A more complete listing of Medical Device Recalls can be found on FDA’s Medical Device Recalls page.
  • Cosmetics: Additional safety information about cosmetic products can be found at FDA's Cosmetics Recalls and Alert page.

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