Diabetes Related Recalls & Alerts

This area features important diabetes-related recalls and alerts, including recalls on diabetic drugs and medications, devices (such as blood glucose meters), medical equipment, strips, and foods. We highly suggest subscribing to The Diabetic News email dispatch so you can receive an email when there is an important recall.

Nationwide Brilanta Recall by Astrazeneca Due to Acute Renal Failure Risk


Astrazeneca is recalling limited lots of of BRILINTA because bottles contain the wrong medication, which can lead to advere renal effects.

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Nationwide Potato Chip Recall from Frito-Lay Due to Salmonella Risk

Recalled Frito-Lay Potato Chip Products

Due to the risk of Salmonella contamination, Frito-Lay is recalling two varieties of potato chips sold nationally in several different sized packages, including the small snack size.

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Aldi’s Season’s Choice Frozen Sweet Peas Recalled

Aldi Frozen Sweet Peas recall

If you are an Aldi’s shopper, then you might want to check your freezer to see if you are affected by a recall of frozen peas due to the risk of Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

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Hunt’s Announces Nationwide Recall Due to Salmonella Risk

Photo of Hunt's Chili Kits Recalled due to Salmonella

Conagra Brands has recalled Hunt’s Chili Kits due to the potential presence of salmonella in the spice packets.

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Granola and SoyNut Butter Recall Expands Due to E. Coli

Dixie Diner’s Club brand Carb Not Beanit Butter - Recall Information

A recent recall has been expanded to include more products, including the Carb Not and I.M. Healthy brands due to E. Coli contamination, which can be especially dangerous for people with diabetes.

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Cheese Recall Expands to Muenster Cheese and Pre-Made Subs

Meijer Logo - Meijer Expands Cheese Recall to Include Muenster

Meijer has expanded it’s cheese recall to include Meijer Artisan Made Natural Muenster Cheese and pre-made ham sub sandwiches due to serious health risk potential.

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Cheese Recall Expands to More Bulk and Retail Cheese Products

Pepper Jack Cheese Photo - Cheese Recall Expands to More Styles

Cheese recall expands to include more brands due to contamination of Listeria monocytogenes, which can be especially dangerous for diabetics.

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Nationwide Unsweetened Apple Sauce Recall for Trader Joe’s


A variety of unsweetened applesauce products sold nationwide in the U.S. are being recalled by Trader Joe’s.

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Cheese Recall Expands to More Brands Due to Pathogenic Organism

Photo of Swiiss Cheese - One of the Types of Cheese Recalled

A recent cheese recall has been extended to include more brands and products, including cheddar cheese, Swiss cheese and jalapeno Jack cheese, due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

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Recovering Insulin-Producing Cells in Diabetics May Be Possible

Researchers Testing Beta Cells

A new discovery may lead to the recovery of insulin-producing beta cells in people with type 1 diabetes.

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