Healthy Choice Island Blends, Inc. of Los Angeles, CA, is recalling all sizes of Liquid Gold Carrot Juice including 128oz, 64oz, 32oz, and 16 oz, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum, which can cause botulism, a serious and potentially fatal foodborne illness.
The New York State Agriculture Commissioner Darrel Aubertine warned consumers in the metropolitan New York area, including Queens, the Bronx, and Brooklyn, to not consume certain "Queso Fresco, Fresh Cheese” products made by Mexicali Cheese Corp. due to possible Listeria contamination.
The FDA is reminding health care professionals about the need to adjust the dosage of the antibacterial drug cefepime in patients with renal (kidney) impairment. There have been cases of a specific type of seizure called nonconvulsive status epilepticus associated with the use of cefepime, primarily in patients with renal impairment who did not receive appropriate dosage adjustments of cefepime. The Warnings and Precautions and Adverse Reactions sections of the cefepime label are being revised to highlight this risk.