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Diabetes Drug Recall Expands due to Excess Levels of Cancer-Causing Agent

Over the past several months, a number of Metformin recalls have caused concern and near-panic in the healthcare community and among consumers.  Various batches of Metformin have been recalled due to containing higher-than-acceptable levels of the carcinogen N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA).  Now, the already significant diabetes drug recall has expanded once again....

Another Thyroid Medication Recall Due to Sub Potency

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced another thyroid medication recall due to the drugs being sub potent.  This FDA recall includes two lots of medication manufactured by Acella Pharmaceuticals, LLC.  The Acella recall follows just weeks after RLC Labs, Inc.  announced a hypothyroidism medication recall of certain...

Another Metformin Recall Due to Carcinogen Concerns

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has identified yet another metformin recall due to higher-than-acceptable levels of carcinogen N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA).  This marks the sixth drugmaker to recall metformin and pull lots from the market.  Here is our continuing coverage of this medication recall. Another Metformin Recall Due to Carcinogen...

Sundial Herbal Products Recalled as ‘Unapproved Drugs’

If you regularly purchase herbs and supplements as part of your healthcare regimen, take note of this massive recall! Sundial Herbal Products is recalling all of their products with a manufacture date of 2014 or later.  The recall follows the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) deeming them “unapproved drugs.”...

FDA List Now Includes 75 Toxic Hand Sanitizers

In June we told you about the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) urging consumers to avoid certain hand sanitizers that may contain methanol.  Now, the FDA is including at least 75 hand sanitizers in their warning to consumers.  The toxic hand sanitizers pose a serious risk to consumers. While...