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Current diabetes related recalls and alerts, including recalls on diabetic drugs, devices, blood glucose meters, medical equipment, food, test strips, supplements and more.

Novo Nordisk NovoPen Recall

Novo Nordisk Recall: Novopen Echo Insulin Delivery Devices

Novo Nordisk is recalling certain Novopen Echo Insulin Delivery Devices due to potential health risks, including high blood sugar levels.
Researchers Testing Beta Cells

Recovering Insulin-Producing Cells in Diabetics May Be Possible

A new discovery may lead to the recovery of insulin-producing beta cells in people with type 1 diabetes.A Yale-led research team identified how insulin-producing...
Recall of Amitriptyline HCL Tablets, USP 50mg and Phenobarbital Tablets

Recalls: Amitriptyline HCL and Phenobarbital Tablets Due to Label Error

Errors with product labels have forced a nationwide recall of Amitriptyline HCL tablets and Phenobarbital tablets of varying dosages. Use could lead to adverse...

FDA Warns About Type 2 Diabetes Drug Canagliflozin Side Effects

FDA has strengthened it's warning for the type 2 diabetes medicine Canagliflozin, which is sold under the names Invokana and Invokamet, by adding new...
BRILINTA 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.Voluntary recall limited to...

FDA Warning: SGLT2 Inhibitors for Diabetes May Lead to a Serious Condition

The FDA is warning people about a new class of diabetes drugs that could result in ketoacidosis and may require hospitalization.The U.S. Food and...

OmniPod Recall: Insulet Recalls OmniPod Insulin Management System

Recall of the OmniPod (Pod) Insulin Management System. Patients may not receive the expected insulin dose, or have insulin delivery interupted, which can cause...

Alert: Certain Type 2 Diabetes Drugs May Cause Disabling Joint Pain

The FDA is warning Type 2 Diabetics that their medication may cause them severe, disabling joint pain. Several popular diabetes drugs contain sitagliptin, saxagliptin,...
Recalled Frito-Lay Potato Chip Products

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

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...
mucinex-recall

Mucinex Recall: Several Cold Medicine Products Have Incorrect Ingredient Labels

The makers of Mucinex have issued a recall of liquid bottles of Mucinex Fast-Max Night Time Cold & Flu; Mucinex Fast-Max Cold & Sinus;...
Alere is working with the FDA to withdraw Alere INRatio® and INRatio®2 PT/INR Monitoring Systems from the market.

Product Withdrawal: Alere INRatio and INRatio2 PT/INR Monitor System

Alere is working with the FDA to withdraw Alere INRatio® and INRatio®2 PT/INR Monitoring Systems from the market due to safety concerns.Following a collaborative...
Dexcom G4 Platinum Receiver

Dexcom Recalls Continuous Glucose Monitoring System Receivers

Dexcom Inc. is recalling it's G4 Platinum and G5 Mobile continuous glucose monitoring system receivers due to an alarm failure. Use of these products...

Nationwide Recall of Eye Wash and Irrigating Solutions

There is a reasonable probability of a potentially sight-threatening eye infection through the use of a contaminated eye wash or irrigating solution product.United Exchange...

Nationwide Hyoscyamine Sulfate Recall; Treats Multiple Conditions

Hyoscyamine sulfate, which treats a number of conditions, is being recalled for being either too potent or not potent enough, which can lead to...
Liquid Drug and Vitamin Recall

Massive Nationwide Recall of Drugs & Supplements

A massive recall is underway by PharmaTech due to Burkholderia cepacia contamination affecting a number of liquid drug and supplement products sold nationwide.PharmaTech, LLC...
Millville Protein Bar Recall

Protein Bars Recalled Due to Listeria Risk

Two varieties of Millville protein bars, which are sold through Aldi stores, have been recalled due to a possible risk of Listeria.Schulze and Burch...

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