Bee Pollen, Nutritional Capsule Recall [US]

US/Silver Spring: Zi Xiu Tang Success recalls some Bee Pollen, Nutritional Capsules due to undeclared Sibutramine, a drug. FDA: http://ht.ly/eVGlZ

Direct link: www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm326267.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) says products containing Sibutramine pose a threat because Sibutramine is known to substantially increase blood pressure and/or pulse rate in some patients and may present a significant risk for patients with a history of coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, arrhythmias or stroke.

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Light Show Toy Recall

US/Washington: Imagine Nation Books recalls some Double Dazzler Light Show Toys due to burn hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/eVxGz

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml13/13023.html 

Bremer Chicken Enchilada Recall

US/Washington: Food Source recalls some Bremer Chicken Enchiladas due to foreign material hazard. USDA: http://ht.ly/eTQDL

Direct link for this recall: http://www.fsis.usda.gov/News_&_Events/Recall_070_2012_Release/index.asp

R2 Microphone Recall

Australia/Canberra: Nielsen Kellerman recalls some R2 Microphones due to electric shock, burn hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/eTWIC

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1029947

Girls’ Necklaces Recall

Canada/Ottawa: Caracol of Beloeil recalls some Girls’ Necklaces due to lead hazard. HCSC: http://ht.ly/eTKqA

Direct link: http://cpsr-rspc.hc-sc.gc.ca/PR-RP/recall-retrait-eng.jsp?re_id=1701

About Lead and Cadmium hazards:
Lead can be toxic if ingested by infants and young kids and can cause severe and permanent adverse health effects in developing children and adults. Cadmium, a known carcinogen (or Cancer-causing agent), is often substituted for lead in inexpensive jewelry, leading to long-term health problems, especially in children. Learn more about Lead and Cadmium hazards in children’s jewelry from Health Canada: http://ht.ly/eOJu7

Easy Reach Step Stool Recall

US/Washington: Tricam Industries recalls some Easy Reach Step Stools due to fall hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/eTGcn

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml13/13020.html

 

Chocolate Coated Raisin Recall

Canada/Ottawa: CFIA recalls some Crown Bitter Chocolate Coated Raisins due to undeclared milk, an allergen: http://ht.ly/eTAId

Direct link: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/english/corpaffr/recarapp/2012/20121026e.shtml

Learn more about Milk Allergies from Health Canada: http://ht.ly/bqQHt

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