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Johnson & Johnson Recalls Single Lot of Aveeno Baby Calming Comfort Lotion
Johnson & Johnson has recalled a single lot of Aveeno Baby Calming Comfort Lotion, 8 oz. Lot number 0161LK has been recalled because the product was produced on equipment found to be contaminated with bacteria. Aveeno Baby Calming Comfort Lotion is commonly used in the treatment of dry skin. This recall alert only applies to the single lot of Aveeno Baby Calming Comfort Lotion, 8 oz. No other Aveeno products were involved in this recall. To view the FDA notice about this recall, please visit: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/EnforcementReports/ucm296228.htm
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Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co. Recalls Single Lot of Valproic Acid Oral Solution 250 mg/5 mL
Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co. has recalled a single lot of Valproic Acid Oral Solution 250 mg/5 mL. Lot number 604482 has been recalled because this lot measured outside of the acceptable pH range during routine testing and did not meet the manufacturer's quality standards. Valproic Acid Oral Solution is used in the treatment of seizures. Valproic Acid Oral Solution is also sold under other brand names including Depakene and Stavzor. No other formulations, lots, strengths, or brands of Valproic Acid Oral Solution were involved in this recall. To view the FDA notice about this recall, please visit: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/EnforcementReports/ucm296228.htm
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Date Published Title Drug Source
2012-03-19 Johnson & Johnson Recalls Single Lot of Aveeno Baby Calming Comfort Lotion FDA
2012-03-19 Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co. Recalls Single Lot of Valproic Acid Oral Solution 250 mg/5 mL Divalproex Sodium FDA
2012-03-19 Noven Pharmaceuticals, Inc Recalls Several Lots of Daytrana (methylphenidate) Patch, 20 mg and 30 mg Methylphenidate FDA
2012-03-27 Golden State Medical Supply Inc. Recalls Several Lots of Ropinirole 0.25 mg, 0.5 mg, 1 mg and 2 mg tablets Ropinirole FDA
2012-03-27 Sandoz, Inc. Recalls Single Lot of Midodrine Tablets, 5mg Midodrine Hydrochloride FDA
2012-03-27 Mylan Technologies, Inc. Recalls Single Lot of Clonidine Transdermal System, 0.2 mg/day Clonidine FDA
2012-03-27 Procter & Gamble Co. Recalls Several Lots of Pepto Bismol Original, Cherry Flavor, and Max Strength Bismuth FDA
2012-03-28 FDA Revises Recommendations for Citalopram (Celexa) Related to a Potential Risk of Abnormal Heart Rhythms Citalopram FDA
2012-04-01 Sandoz Inc Recalls Select Lots of Enoxaparin Sodium Injection, 100 mg/mL and 30 mg/mL Lovenox FDA
2012-04-04 FDA Warns about Counterfeit Altuzan (bevacizumab), a Cancer Medicine Bevacizumab FDA
2012-04-11 FDA Completes Safety Review of Drospirenone-Containing Birth Control Pills - Yaz (generics – Gianvi and Loryna), Yasmin (generics – Ocella, Syeda, and Zarah), Beyaz, and Safyral Drospirenone with Ethinyl Estradiol FDA
2012-04-13 FDA Updates Prescribing Information for Finasteride (Propecia, Proscar) Finasteride FDA
2012-04-16 Novartis Issues Safety Information Update Gilenya (fingolimod) Fingolimod Manufacturer
2012-04-19 Important Information for the Safe Use of Fentanyl Patches Fentanyl FDA
2012-04-23 FDA Announces New Warning and Contraindications for Aliskiren-containing Medications Aliskiren FDA
2012-04-27 Updated information on drug interactions for Victrelis (boceprevir) Boceprevir FDA
2012-04-27 Sandoz Incorporated Recalls Select Lots of Pramipexole Dihydrochloride Tablets, 0.125 mg Pramipexole FDA
2012-04-27 Bayer Healthcare Recalls Select Lots of Alka-Seltzer Plus, Severe Sinus Congestion, Allergy & Cough Formula FDA
2012-04-27 Recall of several lots of Good Neighbor Pharmacy, Night Time Liquid Caps Acetaminophen with Dextromethorphan and Doxylamine FDA
2012-05-01 Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. Recalls Several Lots of Morphine Sulfate ER Tablets, 200 mg Morphine FDA