Product Recalls

EpiPen Recalled Due to Potential Defect

Mylan N.V.  announced on 3/31/2017 has expanded a voluntary recall of select lots of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr®.  This recall is being conducted as a result of the receipt of two previously disclosed reports outside of the U.S. of failure to activate the device due to a potential defect in a supplier component. The potential defect could make the device difficult to activate in an emergency and have significant health consequences for a patient experiencing a life-threatening allergic reaction. Read More

Another Stryker Hip Implant Recall
If you have been the recipient of a Hip Implant at anytime in the last 10 years, and suffer from pain associated with your hip replacement, you may be one of the many people affected by the LFit v40 recall.

LIFEPAK 1000 Defibrillator Recalled Due to Electrical Issue
The LIFEPAK 1000 Defibrillator is used to deliver lifesaving electrical shocks to people with sudden cardiac arrest, a medical condition in which the heart suddenly and unexpectedly stops. Physio-Control is recalling the LIFEPAK 1000 due to an electrical issue which may cause the device to shut down unexpectedly during patient treatment. Physio-Control has determined that wear and oxidation formation between the battery and device electrical contacts may cause power interruptions. This may prevent the device from delivering the electrical shock needed to revive a patient in cardiac arrest. A delay in delivering this therapy could result in serious patient injury such as permanent organ damage, brain injury, or death. Read More

HeartStart MRx Monitor/Defibrillator Recalled Due to Electrical and Battery Connection Issues
The HeartStart MRx Monitor/Defibrillator is used to pace people with a slow heart beat or to deliver lifesaving electrical shocks to people with sudden cardiac arrest, a medical condition in which the heart suddenly and unexpectedly stops beating. Phillips is recalling the HeartStart MRx Monitor/Defibrillator due to electrical and battery connection issues that may prevent the device from powering up, charging, and delivering an electrical shock therapy. Read More

Zimmer Biomet Recall
If you had a shoulder replacement by Zimmer Biomet (Comprehensive Reverse Shoulder) within the last 7 years– you may be one of the many people affected by this Class 1 Recall. Read More