Product Safety

Recalls and alerts

The information contained in this section involves recalls and alerts issued regarding animal health products including vaccines, drugs (as well as human drugs that may be used in animals in accordance with the Animal Medicinal Drug Use Clarification Act – AMDUCA), and medical devices used by veterinarians.

Please note that the information presented here is based on statements or press releases that have been brought to the AVMA's attention by the manufacturer or the federal governmental agency (e.g., Food and Drug Administration, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Environmental Protection Agency) responsible for regulation of the affected products. If you are notified of a recall or alert that is not on this list, please notify the AVMA by contacting Dr. Kimberly May.

For information about pet/animal food recalls (including pet, livestock, wild bird, and other animal feeds), visit our Pet Food Safety Recalls and Alerts page.

For information about reporting an adverse event associated with an animal health product, medical device, or animal feed product, visit our Reporting Adverse Events page.