File a Complaint

Questions and Answers: Problem Reporting of Products Regulated by FDA

Consumers can play an important public health role by reporting adverse reactions or other problems with products the FDA regulates. Find answers to questions about reporting a problem.

Review Date: Thursday, January 31, 2013

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

2012 Consumer Action Handbook

Use the Consumer Action Handbook (CAH) to get help with consumer purchases, problems and complaints. Find consumer contacts at hundreds of companies and trade associations, local, state, and federal government agencies, national consumer organizations, and more.

Review Date: Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Federal Citizen Information Center

Report a Problem with Food

If you have food poisoning, suspect that food from a store or restaurant is contaminated, or have problems with different types of foods, learn how to report the problem quickly and effectively.

Review Date: Friday, April 03, 2015

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Safety Reporting Portal

Use the Safety Reporting Portal to submit complaints or concerns about FDA-regulated drugs, foods (including animal feed, pet food, and pet treats) and animal drugs, as well as adverse events occurring on human gene transfer trials.

Review Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2016

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

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