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Yes. On April 14, 2011, 57,000 bottle of Topamax were recalled. However, the recalls were because of reported foul odors coming from the medication bottles. It is believed that this is a similar problem to the Tylenol recall. The recall only affects bottles that were shipped out between October 19, 2010 and December 28, 2010 throughout the U.S. Currently, there has not been a recall of Topamax related to the increased chance of birth defects. However, the FDA has increased the warning class of Topamax from Pregnancy Class C to Class D. A Pregnancy Category D occurs when there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans.
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