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The Food and Drug Administration has recalled at least 15 at-home tests manufactured by Fresno, CA-based Universal Meditech Inc. (UMI), citing their potential ineffectiveness.

A reported 330,000 tests — which are used for pregnancy, ovulation, and urinary tract infections — were distributed and sold online by at least four distributors, according to FDA officials. Those distributors are AC&C Distribution LLC, HealthyWiser, Home Health US Inc., and Prestige Biotech Inc. They might have been distributed by other distributors, too.

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