White & Blue Lion Inc. Tattoo Inks and Tattoo Needles


Recall Number: #c06a40188a
Date Published: July 11, 2014
Manufacturer: White & Blue Lion, Inc

Hazards

Sepsis

Summary by USRecalls.org

White & Blue Lion, Inc. has issued a voluntary nationwide recall on all lots of tattoo Inks and tattoo needles after FDA testing has found microbial bacterial contamination which can cause life-threatening sepsis,

FDA Official Description

July 11, 2014- White & Blue Lion, Inc. in the City of Industry, CA is recalling all lots of tattoo Inks and tattoo needles due to pathogenic bacterial contamination. Use of these products may cause bacterial infection and can lead to sepsis, a potentially life-threatening complication of an infection. The recall includes all tattoo inks, tattoo needles, and tattoo kits distributed by White & Blue Lion including the ones specifically listed below:

Products Affected

Tattoo Ink All Colors Multi colored Chinese Dragon Image with black and white lettering Lot No. OR20036 Batch #8 Best if used by 16/12/16 5 ml bottle Tattoo Needles Individually packaged in groups of 5 labeled as CE0197 Pre-made tattoo needle sterilized by E.O. Gas Art No. 1203RL, 1205M, 1205RL, 1205RS, 1209RL, 1207RL, 1207M, 1207RS, 1209M, 1209RS Lot Number 201308, 201307, 201312, 201402, 201311, 201310

What do I do next?

If you are in possession of the contaminated inks or needles you can call White & Blue Lion for more information at (626) 586-3485 from noon to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday EST.