Health product recall

Heparin Sodium Injection: Out of Specification

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Summary

Product
HEPARIN SODIUM INJ IN 5% DEX 100UNITS/ML
Issue
Health products - Product quality
What to do

Consult your health care professional if you have any health concerns.

Affected products

Brand Product Name Market Authorization Dosage Form Strength Lot
HEPARIN SODIUM INJ IN 5% DEX 100UNITS/ML HEPARIN SODIUM INJ IN 5% DEX 100UNITS/ML DIN 02209721 Solution Heparin Sodium 10,000 UNITS/100 ML, Dextrose 5 G/100 ML J2A262

Issue

Potential low Anti-Factor Ila potency out of specification.

What you should do

  1. Verify if your product is affected.
  2. Consult your healthcare provider prior to discontinuing use of the affected product(s), or for any health concerns.
  3. Contact the recalling firm if you have any questions about the recall.
  4. Report any health product related side effects to Health Canada.
  5. Report any other health product safety complaints to Health Canada.

Additional information

Background

Depth of recall: Wholesalers, Retailers, End Users

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Health product recall
Category
Health products - Drugs
Companies

B. Braun Medical Inc.
2525 McGaw Ave, Irvine CA, United States

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Healthcare
Industry
Recall class
Type II
Identification number
RA-73062