The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has announced a nationwide recall for Time-Cap Labs brand metformin extended-release capsules over potential contamination with a toxin that has been linked to an increased risk for cancer.
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc., is recalling 14 lots of Actavis brand metformin tablets which may be contaminated with a toxin that has been linked to cancer, liver failure, and other serious side effects.
Amneal Pharmaceuticals LLC is recalling all lots of its Metformin Hydrochloride Extended Release Tablets, USP, 500 mg and 750 mg, for potential contamination with a toxin that has been linked to cancer, liver failure, and other serious side effects.
MasterPharm, LLC, is recalling 1 lot of its hair loss drug Finasteride Plus for undeclared minoxidil, an antihypertensive drug, which could cause some users to suffer heart failure or other severe heart damage.
Avet Pharmaceuticals Labs Inc. is recalling Tetracycline HCl Capsules to the consumer level over concerns of low dissolution, which could result in the drug being ineffective at treating infections, causing rapid progression of an infection and even death.
Natural Remedy Store is recalling all lots of its Active Male dietary supplement (500 mg capsules) after it was found to be contaminated with tadalafil, an unapproved drug used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED).
Mylan Pharmaceuticals is recalling 3 lots of the ulcer medication Nizatidine for potential contamination with N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), a chemical that has been linked to an increased risk for cancer.
Our lawyers are investigating potential lawsuits for people who were diagnosed with cancer after taking the type 2 diabetes drug metformin, which was recently found to be contaminated with a known human carcinogen (cancer-causing substance).