Recall Roundup: Multivitamins, American Girl Bracelets, Dog Chews and More
Keeping track of the latest product and food recalls can be a challenge for any consumer, so Consumer Ally has collected them all in one place for you to check each week.
Here is this week's roundup:
US Nutrition is recalling its Daily Multiple for Women 50+ tablets sold nationwide under such store brands as CVS and Walmart's Equate brand because the vitamins may contain fish gelatin not listed on the labels, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said. People who are allergic to fish could have a life-threatening reaction if they take the vitamins. So far, no one has reported getting sick from taking the vitamins. The FDA lists the products, lot numbers and UPC codes for the vitamins included in the recall. Consumers should return the vitamins to the store. Call the company at (888) 534-6370 weekdays between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. EST.
EKSuccess Brands recalled about 75,000 American Girl Crafts Pearly Beads & Ribbon Bracelets kits because some of the bead coatings contain excessive levels of lead, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said. So far, no one has been hurt. Included in the recall are the kits with the SKU number 30-585331, which is located in the lower right corner of the package's back. Each kit contains 56 pieces. The beads are pink, blue, orange and white; some pink beads have darker pink butterflies imprinted on them. The ribbons in the kit are orange, red, blue and purple.The kits were sold at Michaels stores and other retailers nationwide from September 2009 through June 2011 for about $8 each. Consumers should call the company for a refund at (855) 535-2099 Mondays through Thursdays between 9 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. EST. and Fridays between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. EST.