UPDATE on angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB) recalls – FDA alerts patients and health care professionals to Torrent’s recall of losartan medication due to NDEA: https://go.usa.gov/xEaPN
FDA announces voluntary recall of several medicines containing valsartan following detection of an impurity
July 13, 2018
WARNING: Do not eat Meijer Purple Cow orange cream bars stamped “best by November 30, 2018,” and sold in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin; and Tops orange cream bars stamped “best by December 18, 2018,” and sold in Massachusetts, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont. These ice cream bars could be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, a germ causing a serious, sometimes fatal illness in young children, frail or elderly people, and those with chronic health conditions (weakened immune systems). Although healthy individuals who become infected might suffer only short-term symptoms such as fever, headaches, and diarrhea, the germ can cause pregnant women to lose their babies. For more information about this recall initiated by Fieldbrook Foods Corporation: .
January 9, 2018
ALLERGY ALERT: Royal Asia Gourmet Shrimp Wonton Noodle Soup, sold in 63-ounce packages containing 6 bowls, was found to contain egg not listed on the label. People allergic to egg could have serious, life-threatening reactions if they eat this product. TAIFOONG USA recalled the soup sold by Costco stores in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Montana, Utah, Washington. If you have this soup, please discard or return it for a full refund. For more information… .
October 6, 2017
ALERT: Do not eat Natural Grocers brand Coconut Smiles Organic, in 10-ounce clear plastic packages with “18-075” on bottom left of the label, sold in Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. This coconut was found to be contaminated with Salmonella, a germ causing a serious, sometimes fatal infection in young children, frail and elderly people, and others with chronic health conditions. Healthy people who become infected often experience fever, diarrhea, and stomach cramps within 12 to 72 hours. For more information about this recall: .
March 20, 2018