Recall Alert: Nov. 17

Updated: Monday, November 18 2013, 10:32 AM MST
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Recall Alert: Nov. 17
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CPSC Recalls, Recall Alerts and Press Releases en Espanol

La CPSC y la ACCC advierten sobre venenosos peligros con paquetes de detergente líquido
En los Estados Unidos y Australia, los reportes de lesiones a niños que han ingerido detergente de los paquetes incluyen pérdida de conocimiento, vómitos excesivos, mareos, inflamación de la garganta y dificultad para respirar.
50 años de esfuerzos de prevención del envenenamiento resultan en vidas salvadas; nuevos peligros tóxicos aún acechan muchos hogares
La CPSC celebra la campaña nacional de salud pública más prolongada de la nación: la Semana Nacional de Prevención de Envenenamientos (National Poison Prevention Week). Los esfuerzos ayudaron a reducir número de muertes anuales de niños de alrededor 400 muertes a alrededor de 40.
Organismos federales norteamericanos de seguridad del consumidor unen esfuerzos para fomentar la concientización sobre el envenenamiento
La CPSC y los organismos federales de seguridad del consumidor en Canadá y México, recuerdan a los padres y cuidadores sobre los peligros del envenenamiento accidental o involuntario durante la Semana de la Prevención de Envenenamientos 2013 (marzo 17-23).
Kolcraft acuerda pagar penalidad civil de $400,000 e implementar mejoras significativas de cumplimiento interno debido al incumplimiento en reportar corrales para bebé defectuosos
La empresa no reportó un defecto que involucra sus corrales para bebé, los cuales fueron vendidos a nivel nacional desde enero del 2000 hasta enero del 2009.
Horario de verano = Reemplazar las baterías de las alarmas detectoras de humo y de monóxido de carbono
Cambie las baterías de las alarmas detectoras de humo y de CO. Las alarmas en buen funcionamiento salvan vidas.
Retiro de productos Triaminic y Theraflu debido a incumplimiento con requerimiento sobre tapas a prueba de niños; riesgo de envenenamiento
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission: Retiro de productos Triaminic y Theraflu debido a incumplimiento con requerimiento sobre tapas a prueba de niños; riesgo de envenenamiento.
Whalen Furniture pagará una penalidad civil de $725,000 por incumplimiento en reportar camas para niños defectuosas
Un niño pequeño murió cuando la tapa del baúl de juguetes de la cama le cayó encima.
Bexco retira del mercado las cómodas Million Dollar Baby debido a peligros de vuelco; se reporta la muerte de dos niños pequeños
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission: Bexco retira del mercado las cómodas Million Dollar Baby debido a peligros de vuelco; se reporta la muerte de dos niños pequeños.
Gemme Juvenile retira del mercado las cómodas Natart Chelsea para reducir el riesgo de volcaduras; se reporta la muerte de un niño pequeño
La cómoda puede volcarse cuando un niño se sube o se trepa a las gavetas de la cómoda. La CPSC y la empresa están enteradas sobre un reporte de un niño de dos años que se sofocó cuando se subió la segunda gaveta y la cómoda le cayó encima.
Fisher-Price retira para su inspección sillas mecedoras infantiles Rock 'N Play debido al riesgo a la exposición al moho
Fisher-Price ha recibido 600 informes de moho en las sillas reclinables infantiles. Dieciséis consumidores indicaron que sus bebés requirieron tratamiento por problemas respiratorios, tos y urticaria tras haber dormido en el producto.
Cuatro minoristas aceptan dejar de vender y retirar voluntariamente del mercado reclinadores Nap Nanny debido a la muerte de cinco bebés
Amazon.com, Buy Buy Baby, Diapers.com, Toys R Us/Babies R Us ofrecen rembolsos o crédito en compras por reclinadores vendidos.
La CPSC demanda a Star Networks USA por peligrosas bolas y cubos magnéticos de alta potencia
La demanda busca una orden que requiera que la empresa deje de vender peligrosas bolas y cubos magnéticos de alta potencia.
El momento de vuelco: la CPSC registra en 2011 el mayor número de muertes al volcarse televisores y muebles
Un nuevo reporte señala que ocurrieron 41 muertes en 2011 al volcarse un televisor, mueble o electrodoméstico; 349 personas (la mayoría niños) murieron entre 2000 y 2011.
La muerte de cinco bebés impulsa a la CPSC a demandar al fabricante de los reclinadores para bebés Nap Nanny y Chill
La queja legal presentada por la CPSC incluye cuatro bebés que murieron en reclinadores portátiles Nap Nanny Generation Two y una quinta muerte que involucra al modelo Chill. La demanda busca una orden que requiera que el fabricante notifique al público sobre defectos en el diseño y ofrezca un rembolso completo a los consumidores.
La CPSC, la NFPA y el jefe de bomberos del estado de Maryland se asocian para evitar fuegos y lesiones con las decoraciones de la temporada festiva
Cada noviembre y diciembre, miles se lesionan y millones de dólares se reportan en pérdida de bienes como resultado de caídas, incendios y otros incidentes asociados con las decoraciones festivas.

Child Product Recalls

Household Product Recalls

Sports / Recreation Recalls

Medical Recalls

Sit and Slim II: Public Notification - Hidden Drug Ingredients
FDA analysis found these products to contain undeclared Sibutramine, which may increase blood pressure and/or pulse rate, and may also interact in life-threatening ways with other medications.
ICU Medical ConMed Stat2 Flow Controller: Class 1 Recall - Delivers Higher Flow Rate than Intended
Use of the affected product may cause serious adverse health consequences, including death.
CareFusion EnVe and ReVel Ventilators: Class 1 Recall - Power Connection Failure
Ventilator shut-off from power failures may lead to serious patient injury or death.
Oregon Compounding Centers, Inc. Unexpired Sterile Products: Recall - Lack of Sterility Assurance
Patients in Oregon and Washington may be at risk of serious infections which may be life threatening.
Vancomycin Hydrochloride for Injection USP, Equivalent to 1 Gram Vancomycin (Sterile Powder) by Hospira, Inc.: Recall - Uncontrolled Storage During Transit
One lot may have experienced temperature excursions during shipment.
SAM Junctional Tourniquet Accessory (Axilla) Strap - SAM Medical Products: Recall - Potential Clip Failure
Product failure could cause a potential delay in controlling axilla hemorrhage.
Hudson RCI Pediatric Anesthesia Breathing Circuits by Teleflex Medical: Class I Recall - Circuit Ends May Crack or Break
Defect could cause serious health risks, including delayed patient treatment, breathing difficulties, or death if not replaced immediately.
Ketorolac Tromethamine Injection, USP, 30mg/ml by Sagent Pharmaceuticals: Recall - Incorrect Labeling
The labeled expiration date is longer than the known stability of the product.
Bo Ying Compound by Eu Yan Sang (Hong Kong) Ltd: FDA/CDER Statement - Risk of Lead Poisoning
Exposure to lead can cause serious damage to the central nervous system, the kidneys, and the immune system.
Xolair (omalizumab): Drug Safety Communication - Slightly Elevated Risk of Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Serious Adverse Events
FDA approves label changes after review of a five year safety study.
Potassium Chloride Injection (Baxter): Recall - Shipping Carton Mislabeling
Potential risk of medication error or delay in therapy for patients that require high concentration potassium chloride.
Playtex Nurser Deluxe Double Electric Breast Pump: Recall - Potential for Electric Shock
UPDATED 09/16/2014. One AC/DC power adapter production lot added to recall. The casing on some AC/DC power adapters may become loose and separate, resulting in a potential for electric shock.
Heparin Sodium, 1,000 USP Heparin Units/500 mL (2 USP Heparin Units/mL), In 0.9 percent Sodium Chloride Injection, 500 mL by Hospira: Recall - Particulate Matter
Risk of injected particulate material which may result in local inflammation, phlebitis, and/or low-level allergic response.
Sterile Drug Products by Downing Labs (aka NuVision Pharmacy): Drug Alert - Lack of Sterility Assurance
UPDATED 09/09/2014. FDA has issued a formal request to Downing Labs for the immediate recall of all lots of its purportedly sterile products currently on the market that are not expired.
Pharmacy Creations Certain Products: Recall – Potential Non-Sterility
Compromised sterility of a product may lead to risk for infection
Sterile Convenience Surgical Packs by Customed, Inc.: Recall - Potential Loss of Sterility
UPDATED 09/05/2014. Recall Classified as Class I. Potential adhesion defect which may lead to infection. Originally posted 08/26/2014
CloverSnare 4-Loop Vascular Retrieval Snare by Cook Medical: Recall - Risk of Loop to Separate From Shaft
UPDATED 09/04/2014. Classified as Class I Recall.
Martin Avenue Pharmacy, Inc. Compounded Sterile Preparations: Recall - Lack of Assurance of Sterility
Compromised sterility of a compounded preparation may lead to risk for infection.
Dermatend Original and Dermatend Ultra: Recall - Safety Concerns
Using these Dermatend products instead of seeking medical attention could result in delayed diagnosis of conditions such as cancer.
RegeneSlim Appetite Control Capsules: Recall - Presence Of DMAA
UPDATED 09/02/2014. Voluntary nationwide recall expanded.

Food Recalls

Utah Firm Recalls Fully-Cooked-Not-Shelf-Stable, Ready-To-Eat Pork Roast Products Produced Under The Wrong Haccp Plan And For Mislabeling
Creminelli Fine Meats, LLC, a Salt Lake City, Utah, establishment, is recalling 31 pieces (approximately 101 pounds) of fully-cooked-not-shelf-stable, ready-to-eat pork roast products because they were produced under the wrong Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) plan and for mislabeling
Texas Firm Recalls Various Raw Poultry Products Produced Without the Benefit of Inspection
Fran's Fryers, a Milford, Texas, establishment, is recalling approximately 251 pounds of various raw poultry products because they were produced without the benefit of federal inspection.
Kansas Firm Recalls Chicken, Ham and Beef Products Due To Potential Listeria Monocytogenes Contamination
Reser's Fine Foods is expanding its recall of chicken, ham and beef products to include all products produced between Oct. 10 and Oct. 25, 2013.
Kansas Firm Recalls Chicken, Ham And Beef Products Due To Potential Listeria Monocytogenes Contamination
Reser's Fine Foods, a Topeka, Kan. establishment, is expanding its recall of chicken, ham and beef products to include all products produced between Sept. 5 and Oct. 9, 2013.
Minnesota Firm Recalls Ground Beef Product Due To Possible E. Coli O157:H7 Contamination
Costco, in Coon Rapids, Minn., is recalling an undetermined amount of lean fresh ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7.
Kansas Firm Recalls Chicken, Ham and Beef Products Due To Potential Listeria Monocytogenes Contamination
Reser's Fine Foods, a Topeka, Kan. establishment, is recalling approximately 22,800 pounds of chicken, ham and beef products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.
Ontario, Canada Firm Recalls Prosciutto Ham Product For Possible Listeria Monocytogenes Contamination
Santa Maria Foods, a Brampton, Ontario, establishment, is recalling approximately 2,600 pounds of whole boneless ham prosciutto product due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.
Hawaii Firm Recalls Frozen, Raw Chicken Products Due To Possible Temperature Abuse
Palama Holdings, LLC, a Kapolei, HI establishment, is recalling approximately 3,600 pounds of raw, frozen marinated chicken products because they may have experienced temperature abuse in the distribution chain.
Hawaii Firm Recalls Additional Frozen, Raw Chicken Products Due To Possible Temperature Abuse
Palama Holdings, LLC, a Kapolei, HI establishment, is expanding its recall of raw, frozen marinated chicken products to approximately 24,784 pounds because they may have experienced temperature abuse in the distribution chain.
Missouri Firm Recalls Mechanically Separated Chicken Products Due To Possible Salmonella Heidelberg Contamination
Tyson Foods, Inc. a Sedalia, Mo., establishment, is recalling approximately 33,840 pounds of mechanically separated chicken products that may be contaminated with a Salmonella Heidelberg strain.
North Dakota Firm Recalls Beef Franks Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergen
Cloverdale Foods Co., a Mandan, N.D., establishment, is recalling approximately 2,664 pounds of beef franks due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, milk.
Missouri Firm Recalls Chicken Salad Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergen
Walker's Food Products Co., a North Kansas City, Mo., establishment, is recalling approximately 2,446 pounds of chicken salad products because of misbranding and an undeclared allergen. The products are formulated with a soy protein concentrate, a known allergen, which was not properly declared on the labels.
Texas Firm Recalls Beef Products Due To Possible E. Coli Contamination
PFP Enterprises, a Fort Worth, Texas, establishment, is recalling approximately 15,865 pounds of beef products because they may be contaminated with E. coli O103, E. coli O111, E. coli O121, E. coli O145, E. coli O26 and E. coli O45.
Wyoming Firm Recalls Beef Jerky Products Due to a Processing Deviation
Wyoming Authentic Products, LLC, a Cody, Wyo. establishment, is recalling approximately 365 pounds of beef jerky products due to a processing deviation.
Washington Firm Recalls Dried Egg Products Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination
Nutriom LLC, a Lacey, Wash., establishment, is recalling approximately 226,710 pounds of processed egg products that may be contaminated with Salmonella.
Oklahoma Firm Recalls Chicken Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens
AdvancePierre Foods, an Enid, Okla. establishment, is recalling approximately 8,730 pounds of frozen chicken breast products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens (milk and soy).
Colorado Firm Recalls Fettuccini Alfredo With Chicken Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens
American Outdoor Products, a Boulder, Colo., establishment, is recalling approximately 633 pounds of dehydrated Fettuccini Alfredo with Chicken due to misbranding and undeclared allergens (milk and wheat).
Missouri Firm Recalls Chicken Nugget Products Due To Possible Foreign Matter Contamination
Tyson Foods Inc., a Sedalia, Mo. establishment, is recalling approximately 75,320 pounds of frozen, fully cooked chicken nugget products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials.
Washington Firm Recalls Dried Egg Products Due To Possible Salmonella Contamination
Nutriom LLC, a Lacey, Wash. establishment, is recalling an additional 82,884 pounds of processed egg products that may be contaminated with Salmonella
Wisconsin Firm Recalls Salami Type Products Misbranded With USDA Mark Of Inspection
Bolzano Artisan Meats LLC, a Milwaukee, Wis. establishment is recalling approximately 5,723 pounds of salami products for misbranding and because they were produced without the benefit of federal inspection
Missouri Firm Recalls Hot Dog Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens
Kraft Foods Group, Inc., a Columbia, Mo., establishment is recalling approximately 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners because the products may contain Classic Cheese Dogs in the Classic Wieners’ packages. The product labels are incorrect, as they do not reflect the ingredients associated with the pasteurized cheese in the cheese. The products were formulated with milk, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label.
Ontario Firm Recalls Baby Back Ribs Produced Without Import Inspection
Skilcor Food Products, an importer of record in Brampton, Ontario, is recalling approximately 36 pounds of fully cooked pork baby back ribs in honey garlic barbeque sauce, because they were not presented at the border for USDA FSIS inspection. Without the benefit of full inspection, a possibility of adverse health consequences exists.
Missouri Firm Recalls Curry Chicken Salad for Possible Listeria Contamination
Schnucks Kitchen, an O'Fallon, Mo., establishment, is recalling approximately 130 pounds of Curry White Meat Chicken Salad product due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.
Missouri Firm Recalls Ribeye and Carcass Products That May Contain Specified Risk Materials
Fruitland American Meat, a Jackson, Mo. establishment is recalling approximately 4,012 pounds of fresh beef products because the dorsal root ganglia may not have been completely removed.
Iowa Firm Recalls Sausage Products Containing Soy and Wheat Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens
K & W Sausage, an Evansdale, Iowa, establishment, is recalling approximately 1,761 pounds of sausage products because of misbranding and undeclared allergens.
Texas Firm Recalls Beef Products Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination
HEB Meat Processing, a San Antonio, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 75,465 pounds of various fresh beef products because they may be contaminated with foreign materials, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today.
Wisconsin Firm Recalls Sausage Product Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergen
A facility doing business as Sara Lee Foodservice in New London, Wis., is recalling approximately 82,440 pounds of smoked sausage due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen.
Texas Firm Recalls Ready-To-Eat Products for Possible Listeria Contamination
Great American Marketing, a Houston, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 475 pounds of FSIS and FDA-regulated, ready-to-eat products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.
Massachusetts Firm Recalls Ground Beef Products Due To Possible E. Coli O157:H7 Contamination
Whole Foods Market locations, South Weymouth, Mass. and Newton, Mass., are recalling 368 pounds of ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7.
California Firm Recalls Chicken Caesar Salad Kits For Possible Listeria Contamination
APPA Fine Foods, a Corona, Calif. establishment, is recalling approximately 92,657 pounds of fully cooked chicken Caesar salad kit products due to concerns about possible Listeria monocytogenes.
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