Health product recall

MediCare Hand Sanitizer (2021-09-17)

Starting date:
September 17, 2021
Type of communication:
Drug Recall
Subcategory:
Natural health products
Hazard classification:
Type II
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public, Healthcare Professionals, Hospitals
Identification number:
RA-76513

Last updated:
2021-09-29

Summary

  • Product:
    MediCare Hand Sanitizer

Reason

Affected lots may contain a concentration of acetaldehyde and / or benzene that is outside the acceptable limit.

Depth of distribution

Retailers

Affected products

MediCare Hand Sanitizer

DIN, NPN, DIN-HIM

NPN 80097810

Dosage form

Gel

Strength

Ethyl Alcohol 70%

Lot or serial number

all lots 

Companies

Recalling Firm

Dollarama S.E.C./L.P.

5805 Royalmount

Montreal

Quebec

CANADA

Marketing Authorization Holder

Dollarama S.E.C./L.P.

5805 Royalmount

Montreal

Quebec

CANADA