US Government Health & Safety Agency Shutdown

US FlagUS/Washington: White HouseDue to the decision of the Trump Administration to shut down several key health and safety regulatory authorities within the US Federal government, we are unable to supply certain US-based recall notifications and product warnings as usual.

We believe the Administration’s capricious actions unnecessarily endanger the health and safety of hundreds of millions of Americans and will continue to do so for the duration of the Trump shutdown. Currently, the following agencies are affected by the situation:

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Torrent Pharma Losartan Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Torrent Pharma Losartan Recall [US]Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited, an Ahmedabad, Gujarat establishment, expands its existing recalls from two (2) lots of Losartan Potassium Tablets USP to a total of ten (10) lots all unexpired batch/lots of due to suspected N-Nitrosodimethylamine (“NDMA”) contamination and consequential risks of Carcinogen damage and Cancer, all serious health hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/RmeV30ndMED

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm629261.htm

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The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Losartan Tablets are subject to this recall:

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EU issues 40 Product, Toy & Vehicle Recalls

European Union FlagBelgium/Brussels: The European Union issues Report 1/2019 of its Rapid Alert System containing 40 new consumer, automotive and industrial-based product recalls; a must-read for parents, caregivers, drivers, health and safety workers, company owners, healthcare workers and others: http://ht.ly/crhQ30ncMoB

Direct link: https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/consumers_safety/safety_products/rapex/alerts/?event=main.weeklyOverview&web_report_id=3222&Year=2019&lng=en

Additional information:
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