Methanol Hand Sanitizer Warning Update [US]

US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Logo - US Food and Drug AdministrationThe US Food and Drug Administration, an American regulatory and food safety authority, extends its warnings to consumers and health care providers concerning a sharp increase in Hand Sanitizer products that are labeled to contain Ethanol (also known as Ethyl Alcohol) but that have tested positive for Methanol contamination. Methanol, also known as Wood Alcohol, is a substance that can be toxic when absorbed through the skin or ingested.

FDA: http://ht.ly/LRmL30r15ND

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/drugs/drug-safety-and-availability/fda-updates-hand-sanitizers-methanol#products

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following 87 Hand Sanitizer products are subject to this warning:

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TTDeye Contact Lens Recall [US]

TTDeye Contact Lens Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Chengdu Ai Qin E-commerce Co., Ltd. recalls an estimated 1362 pairs of TTDeye branded Colored Contact Lenses from the American marketplace due to suspected failure to gain FDA mandatory pre-sale safety approvals and risk of eye damage and/or blindness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/IOr530qUB5Y

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/safety/recalls-market-withdrawals-safety-alerts/chengdu-ai-qin-e-commerce-co-ltd-issues-nationwide-recall-ttdeye-brand-colored-contact-lenses

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Colored Contact Lenses are subject to this recall:

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