Healthy Examiner

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OTC Painkiller Recalled Due to Child Poisoning Risk

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Name of Product: Over-the-counter drugs Hazard: The over-the-counter drug products contain regulated substances which must be in child resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA). The packaging of the products is not child resistant, posing a risk of poisoning if the contents are swallowed by young children. Remedy: Refund Replace Recall […]

Adult Bicycles Recalled Due to Fall and Injury Hazards

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Name of Product: 2021 Model Year Giant and Liv Adult Bicycles Hazard: The adjustable handlebar stem on the bicycles can become loose, posing fall and injury hazards. Remedy: Repair Recall Date: January 12, 2022 Units: About 20,800 Recall Details Description: This recall involves model year 2021 Giant Cypress DX, Giant Escape 3 Comfort, Liv Flourish […]

FDA Limits Two Monoclonal Antibody Treatments for COVID-19

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For Immediate Release: January 24, 2022 Statement From: Patrizia Cavazzoni, M.D. Director – Center for Drug Evaluation and Research As we have throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has used the best available science as the virus has evolved to make informed decisions with the health and safety of the American […]

Golf Carts Recalled Due to Safety Hazard

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Name of Product: E-Z-GO Freedom RXV with Rear Facing Seat Personal Transportation Vehicles (PTV) Hazard: The rear seat structure of the PTV can fail, resulting in the rear seat tilting unexpectedly, posing fall and injury hazards to the riders. Remedy: Repair Recall Date: January 13, 2022 Units: About 280 Recall Details Description: This recall involves […]

COVID-19 Update: Outpatient Treatments Expanded

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January 21, 2022 – Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration took two actions to expand the use of the antiviral drug Veklury (remdesivir) to certain non-hospitalized adults and pediatric patients for the treatment of mild-to-moderate COVID-19 disease. This provides another treatment option to reduce the risk of hospitalization in high-risk patients. Previously, the use […]

Goji Berry Snacks Recalled for Undeclared Sulfites

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Company Announcement BCS International Corp. Long Island City, NY, is recalling its 4.5 ounce, 6 ounce and 9 ounce containers and 5 pound packages of “Dr. Snack Goji Berry” food treats because they contained undeclared sulfites. Consumers who have severe sensitivity to sulfites run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume […]

Frozen Spinach Recalled Due to Possible Listeria Contamination

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Company Announcement Frozen Food Development is voluntarily recalling specific lots of Lidl branded 12-ounce packages of Frozen Chopped Spinach because the product has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy […]

Vegan Macaroni Product Recalled Due to Undeclared Milk

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Company Announcement Petaluma, California – Amy’s Kitchen is initiating a voluntary Class I recall of Lot 60J0421 of the Vegan Organic Rice Mac & Cheeze due to the potential of having trace amounts of milk, which is not declared on the product label. The company is recalling this single lot out of an abundance of caution […]

Mylan Recalls Insulin Pens for Possible Missing Labels

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Company Announcement PITTSBURGH – Jan. 18, 2022 – Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc., a Viatris company, is voluntarily recalling one batch of its non-interchangeable Semglee® (insulin glargine injection), 100 units/ml (U-100), 3mL prefilled pens, which are packaged in a labelled carton of five (5) pens. The product is being recalled due to the potential for the label […]

Peppermint-Flavored Baking Chips Recalled Due to Undeclared Soy Lecithin

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Company Announcement Lily’s Sweets, is voluntarily recalling 18,855 cases of 7-ounce Peppermint Flavor Baking Chips due to the presence of soy lecithin. People who have a severe allergy or sensitivity to soy should not consume these products. The product was a limited holiday seasonal offering available exclusively at Walmart stores in the United States.  The impacted products […]