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Recalls in Healthcare Packaging News

Get the latest news on pharmaceutical-related recalls for the healthcare packaging industry. Articles focus on voluntary recalls, packaging defects, and other issues related to product deficiencies.

January 27, 2016 | News

Possible Electrical Malfunction Leads to Heart Device Recall

The device in question may have been damaged during a manufacturing step.
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FDA takes action on dietary supplements.
November 19, 2015 | News

FDA takes action to protect consumers from potentially dangerous dietary supplements

Joint government agency sweep culminates with announcement of criminal charges against USPlabs. False labeling, misbranding identified as part of the problem.
October 29, 2015 | News

Sanofi recalls Auvi-Q over potentially inaccurate dosage delivery

There have been 26 reports of suspected device malfunctions in the U.S. and Canada
April 24, 2015 | News

Hospira issues injection recall

A lot of Bupivacaine HCI Injection has the potential to contain iron oxide.
April 22, 2015 | News

Bouncing back after a recall

A recall of their hip products couldn't keep this Michigan-based company from reporting higher-than expected earnings during the first quarter.
GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare announces the return of alli
February 25, 2015 | News

GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare announces the return of alli

Weight-loss product returns to retail markets in tamper-evident packaging.
February 24, 2015 | News

Sterility concerns prompt national injection recall

The recalled Atracurium Besylate Injection was manufactured by Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd. and distributed by Sagent Pharmaceuticals.
January 9, 2015 | News

Alere recalls INRatio and INRatio2 PT/INR Monitor System

The firm received 18,924 reports of incidents, including 14 serious injuries.
December 23, 2014 | News

FDA: Three sexual enhancement pills tainted

The undeclared ingredient is known to interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs.
December 23, 2014 | News

Controlled substance found in herbal supplement prompts recall

B-Lipo Capsules are marketed as a natural supplement for weight loss.


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