When an FDA-regulated product is defective or potentially harmful, removing it from the market may be necessary. In this Consumer Update video, FDA Recall Operations Team Leader Armando Zamora, explains how FDA manages product recalls.
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Recalling firms often issue press releases announcing significant recalls. FDA posts these press releases on its website as a service to consumers. Users that are interested in recall data from firm's press releases for recalls from 2009 through the present can review and download the files below.
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- 2020 Recalls (XML)
- 2019 Recalls (XML)
- 2018 Recalls (XML)
- 2015-2017 Recalls (XML)
- 2012-2014 Recalls (XML)
- 2009-2011 Recalls (XML)