Monday, January 15, 2018
Consumer

Recalls: Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon trucks, Hug N' Tug baby toys, more

Chevrolet Colorado, GMC Canyon trucks

Company: General Motors LLC.

Quantity: 118,800.

Why? A welding error caused a secondary latch to be left off the construction of the hood. If the primary hood latch is not engaged, the hood could open unexpectedly.

What models? 2010-2012 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon trucks.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call, toll-free, Chevrolet at 1-800-630-2438 or GMC at 1-866-996-9463.

Hug N' Tug baby toys

Company: Sassy Inc.

Quantity: 45,300.

Why? The beads inside the clear plastic sphere at the center of the toys can be released and pose a choking hazard to young children.

What models? Sassy Hug N' Tug Puppy, model #80213; Sassy Hug N' Tug Monkey model #80214; and Carter's-branded Hug N' Tug Monkey, models #61083 and #61540.

Where sold? Toys R Us, Target, independent specialty stores and online retailers such as Amazon.com and Carters.com between August 2011-October 2012.

What to do? Call Sassy toll-free at 1-800-323-6336 or visit www.sassybaby.com.

Papyrus frames, trees, ornaments

Company: Schurman Retail Group.

Quantity: 46,060 (45,500 ornaments, 455 trees, 105 frames).

Why? The presence of Aspergillus mold spores was discovered on the products, posing a risk of respiratory or other infections in individuals with chronic health problems or who have impaired immune systems.

What models? For the 24 ornament styles, please see www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml13/13080.html. The trees are 17 inches tall and have a UPC code 9000165441. The frames are green (UPC code 90000165335) and red (UPC 90000165557).

Where sold? At Papyrus and Carlton card stores.

What to do? Call Schurman toll-free at 1-855-730-7998 or visit www.papyrusonline.com.

Slimdia Revolution

Company: P&J Trading.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The product contains sibutramine, an appetite suppressant that should be taken only under the direct supervision of qualified health care professional. Sibutramine is known to substantially increase blood pressure and/or pulse rate in some patients and may present a significant risk to patients with a history of coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, arrhythmias, or stroke.

What models? The dietary supplements sold under the brand name Slimdia Revolution come in 30-capsule bottles.

Where sold? Various stores from March-December 2012.

What to do? Call the company at 1-714-726-6544.

Portable oxygen cylinder units

Company: Praxair Inc.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? There have been reports of ignition inside Grab 'n Go oxygen cylinders that had been knocked over and subject to significant physical impact.

What models? Grab 'n Go Vantage portable oxygen cylinder units.

Where sold? Through various sources.

What to do? Call the company at 1-630-320-4452 or email [email protected]

Pain tablets

Company: Mylan Inc.

Quantity: Three lots.

Why? Tablets may have a higher dosage of acetaminophen and could exceed the label claim potency requirements for the ingredients of hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen. Use could result in liver toxicity, especially in patients on other acetaminophen containing medications, patients with liver dysfunction, or people who consume more than three alcoholic beverages a day.

What models? Hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen tablets, USP 10 mg/500 mg, lots 3037841, 3040859 and 3042573.

Where sold? Various pharmacies from Feb. 20-Nov. 19, 2012.

What to do? Call Mylan toll-free at 1-800-848-0462 or visit www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm331218.htm.

Zicam Extreme Congestion Relief nasal gel

Company: Matrixx Initiatives.

Quantity: One lot.

Why? The product contains burkholderia cepacia that, in a nasal spray, could cause upper airway colonization and secondarily lead to respiratory infections in individuals with a compromised immune system or those with chronic lung conditions, such as cystic fibrosis.

What models? Zicam Extreme Congestion Relief is a non-drip liquid nasal gel used as a nasal decongestant and is packaged in a 0.5-ounce spray bottle contained in an outer carton, bearing NDC number 62750-005-10. The affected lot is 2J23, Expiration 09/15.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call Matrixx toll-free at 1-877-942-2626 or visit www.zicam.com.

Sexual enhancers

Company: Performance Plus Marketing Inc.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The products contain they contain undeclared sulfoaildenafil and thioaildenafil, which may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs such as nitroglycerin and may lower blood pressure to dangerous levels. Consumers with diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, or heart disease often take nitrates.

What models? Libigrow, Libigrow XXXtreme, Blue Diamond, Blue Diamond Platinum, Mojo Nights, Mojo Nights Supreme and Casanova dietary supplement sexual enhancer for men. For more specific details, please see www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm332697.htm.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-625-8806.

Honda TRX ATV

Company: American Honda Motor Co. Inc.

Quantity: 19,500.

Why? A weld on the ATV's front right and left upper suspension arms can separate, causing the driver to lose control of the vehicle.

What models? Two-wheel drive and four-wheel drive 2012 Honda FourTrax Rancher ATV TRX420 FA, FE, FM, FPA, FPE, FPM, TE and TM models. For VIN number ranges, please see www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml13/13713.html.

Where sold? Honda ATV dealers from September 2011-November 2012.

What to do? Call American Honda toll-free at 1-866-784-1870 or visit http://powersports.honda.com.

Muddy Outdoors tree climbing sticks

Company: Muddy Outdoors.

Quantity: 1,500.

Why? The climbing sticks can break, posing risk of serious injury or death to users.

What models? Muddy Outdoors climbing sticks, model numbers 70401 and 70404.

Where sold? Bass Pro, Cabela's, Dick's Sporting Goods, Scheels and other hunting and outdoor stores from July-October 2012.

What to do? Call Muddy Outdoors toll-free at 1-877-366-8339 or visit www.gomuddy.com.

WFT-E7A wireless file transmitter

Company: Canon U.S.A. Inc.

Quantity: 500.

Why? A chemical used in the rubber part on the top cover of the product can result in a reaction that changes the rubber from black to white and poses a risk of skin irritation to the consumer.

What models? Canon WFT-E7A wireless file transmitters with serial numbers 03 through 06 as the first two digits, and the fifth digit is 1.

Where sold? B&H Photo, Best Buy and camera and mass merchandise stores and Amazon.com and other online retailers from May-October 2012.

What to do? Call Canon toll-free at 1-855-902-3277 or visit www.usa.canon.com.

Izoard XP bicycles

Company: Wilier Triestina USA LLC.

Quantity: 200.

Why? The bicycle fork's steerer tube can break whilk while in use, posing a fall hazard.

What models? Wilier Triestina model Izoard XP bicycles or framesets that were sold with carbon/alloy forks with serial numbers between LH0001 and LH4000.

Where sold? Bicycle retailers from January-October 2012.

What to do? Call Wilier USA toll-free at 1-888-849-7779 or visit www.wilier-usa.com.

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