EU issues 29 Product, Toy & Vehicle Recalls

European Union FlagBelgium/Brussels: The European Union issues Report 45 of its Rapid Alert System containing 29 new consumer, automotive and industrial-based product recalls; a must-read for parents, caregivers, drivers, health and safety workers, company owners, supervisors and others: http://ht.ly/9EYu30mzEDQ

Direct link: https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/consumers_safety/safety_products/rapex/alerts/?event=main.weeklyOverview&web_report_id=3142&Year=2018&lng=en

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Zero Xtreme branded Nutritional Supplement Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Zero Xtreme branded Nutritional Supplement Recall [US]Zero Xtreme, a Marathon, Florida establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Zero Xtreme branded Nutritional Supplement Capsules due to suspected presence of Sibutramine, a controlled substance under FDA regulation that was marketed as an appetite suppressant but withdrawn from the US market in 2010 due to suspected increased risks of Cardiovascular Events and Stroke, all serious health and safety hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/InAy30mgeRW

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm623503.htm

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The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following over-the-counter (“OTC”) drugs are subject to this recall:

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EpiPen & EpiPen Jr Auto-Injector Warning [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: EpiPen and EpiPen Jr Auto-Injector Warning [Canada]Pfizer Canada, a Kirkland, Quebec establishment, issues a warning for an unknown number of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr Auto-Injector Device Pens due to suspected failure to extricate the drug product from its packaging tube during an emergency and consequential failure or delay in administering Adrenaline (Epinephrine) to patients during Anaphylaxis, all serious health and safety hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/Ps3M30m71AX

Direct link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2018/67860a-eng.php

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Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports the following EpiPen and EpiPen Jr Auto-Injectors are subject to this warning:

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Uber Numb Topical Anesthetic Cream & Spray Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Washington: Uber Numb Topical Anesthetic Cream & Spray Recall [US]UberScientific LLC, of Kissimmee, Florida recalls an estimated 76,000 Uber Numb Topical Anesthetic Cream and Spray products due to suspected failure to meet Federal Child Resistant Closure Requirements and consequential risk of child poisoning and/or severe illness, all serious health and safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/b8Ed30m4rcW

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/UberScientific-Recalls-Topical-Anesthetic-Due-to-Failure-to-Meet-Child-Resistant-Closure-Requirement-Risk-of-Poisoning

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The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain UberScientific Uber Numb Topical Anesthetic Cream and Uber Numb Spray products.

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Schweppes Lemonade Recall [Australia]

Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Schweppes Lemonade Recall [Australia]Schweppes Australia Pty Ltd., a Melbourne, Victoria, establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Schweppes Lemonade due to suspected mislabelling and consequential risk of undeclared Sugar, a known risk or complicating factor for certain diseases and conditions including Diabetes, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Heart Disease and possible trigger for unstable blood sugar levels, Hyperglycemia and other urgent health problems, all serious and potential fatal situations, requiring immediate medical intervention.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/Wdjq30lZBC9

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/schweppes-australia-pty-ltd-schweppes-lemonade-11l

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The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Soft Drink beverages are subject to this recall:

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Gravel Ridge Farms Large Egg Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Gravel Ridge Farms Large Egg Recall [US]Gravel Ridge Farms, a Blountsville, Alabama establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Cage Free Large Chicken Eggs due to suspected risk of Salmonella contamination and consequential risk of Gram-negative bacterial infection, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/O0kI30lKbix

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm619886.htm

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

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Pfizer Children’s Advil Suspension Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Pfizer Children's Advil Suspension Recall [US]Pfizer Consumer Healthcare, a division of Pfizer Inc., a Groton, Connecticut establishment, recalls one batch/lot of Children’s Advil Suspension Bubble Gum Flavored due to suspected inconsistent dosage cup markings and consequential risk of medication under-dose or over-dose with dangerous treatment complications, all serious health and safety hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/w0wl30lBQO2

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm618675.htm

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

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