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Losartan Is Recalled for the Fourth Time Since December

Losartan Is Recalled for the Fourth Time Since December

In late April of 2019, the company Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd., the maker of the blood pressure medicine Losartan, recalled some of their pills. The company said that although there have been no reported cases of sickness from the medication, there is a small risk that some substances inside the pill may cause cancer. Pills that […]

Shirley’s Cookie Company Recalls Chocolate Whoopie Pies

Shirley’s Cookie Company Recalls Chocolate Whoopie Pies

Shirley’s Cookie Company Inc. of Claysburg, PA, is recalling its 16-ounce packages of “Chocolate Whoopie Pie” because they may contain undeclared peanuts. People who have allergies to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. The recalled “Chocolate Whoopie Pie” was distributed to Weis Markets Headquarters 1000 South […]

Recall of Whey Powder Affects Dozens of Popular Foods

Recall of Whey Powder Affects Dozens of Popular Foods

A little-known key ingredient in the manufacture of many foods is whey powder. It serves as a gel, thickener, or to modify texture. When there is a possible salmonella contamination in the production of packaged foods the item is recalled. Once the wholesaler of the whey powder sent out notification of the possible contaminant, their customers must […]

Popular Snack Food Ritz Cracker Sandwiches and Bits Recalled

Popular Snack Food Ritz Cracker Sandwiches and Bits Recalled

A voluntary recall for Ritz Cracker Sandwiches and Ritz Bit was issued by the manufacturer of the popular snack food on July 21, 2018. These recalled products, listed below, contain whey powder. The company’s supplier recalled the powder because of the possibility it might be contaminated with the microorganism, Salmonella. While there have no reports […]