FDA Issues Warnings For Products Marketed To Treat Opioid WithdrawalThe FDA sent a warning letter to EPH Technologies, accusing it of marketing and selling unapproved drugs.
Some Boxes Of Cheese Nips Are Being RecalledCheck your Cheese Nips -- the cracker's parent company has issued a voluntary recall.
New Drug To Fight Migraine Shows PromiseA new drug to treat migraines has shown promise in a large-scale clinical trial, offering hope to people unable to use current treatment options.
FDA Issues Warning To Dollar Tree About Selling 'Potentially Unsafe Drugs'The US Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning letter to Dollar Tree for receiving over-the-counter drugs produced by foreign manufacturers that have been found to be adulterated, including acne treatment pads and Assured brand drugs.
Wegmans Veggie Power Blend, Tofu Shiitake Slaw Recalled Due To Listeria ConcernsWegmans Veggie Power Blend and Tofu Shiitake Slaw have been recalled due to potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.
FDA Recommends Boxed Warning For Breast ImplantsThe US Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday released draft guidance recommending a "boxed warning" on labeling materials for breast implants.
Lipari Foods Issues Recall Of Bulk Chicken Salads And SandwichesA chicken salad sold in 15 states, including Maryland, is now being recalled.
FDA Cautions Against Feeding Your Dog Performance Dog Food After Sample Shows SalmonellaTwo samples of raw pet food -- one of Performance Dog and the other of a beef variety -- were taken by the FDA as a part of a routine inspection in the Bravo Packing, Inc. manufacturing facility in Carneys Point, New Jersey, the statement said.
20 Illnesses Associated With E-Cigarettes Confirmed In MarylandThe number of severe lung illnesses associated with e-cigarettes or vaping has increased.
FDA Finds Low Levels Of Cancer-Linked Impurity In Common Heartburn DrugsThe US Food and Drug Administration said on Friday that it has learned that some ranitidine -- acid-reducing and heartburn medicines, including those known by the brand name Zantac -- contain low levels of an impurity that could cause cancer.
FDA Reveals Proposed Graphic Warnings For Cigarette Packs, AdsWarning labels on cigarette packages could soon be more graphic, warning that "Smoking reduces blood flow to the limbs, which can require amputation," and "Smoking causes bladder cancer, which can lead to bloody urine."
FDA Investigating 127 Reports Of Seizures, Neurological Symptoms Related To VapingThe US Food and Drug Administration has received 127 reports of seizures or other neurological symptoms possibly related to e-cigarettes, the agency announced Wednesday. Investigators have yet to determine, however, whether vaping was directly linked to the cases.
Don't Touch Any Pig Ear Treats Or Feed Them To Your Dog, FDA And CDC SayDog owners, if you've been waiting to give up your pet's pig ears, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advises that now is the time. A warning about a multistate salmonella outbreak tied to the treats has been updated to include all pig ear products.
Ground Bison Meat Recalled After 21 People Get Sick In E. Coli OutbreakA Canadian exotic meat company is recalling ground bison after 21 people in seven states were infected with strains of E. coli, US federal agencies announced Wednesday.
Shirakiku Fish Cakes Sold In Maryland, D.C. Recalled Due To Undeclared AllergensEight different kinds of imported fish cake products are being recalled due to the possibility they were contaminated by undeclared allergens.