Health product recall

Xerese (2020-04-07)

Starting date:
April 7, 2020
Type of communication:
Drug Recall
Subcategory:
Drugs
Hazard classification:
Type III
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public, Healthcare Professionals, Hospitals
Identification number:
RA-72781

Last updated: 2020-04-16

Summary

  • Product: Xerese Cream

Reason

The concentration of Hydrocortisone Impurity 2 and Hydrocortisone Total Related Substances is out of specification for lot 107837 and may be out of specification for lot 107838.

Depth of distribution

Wholesalers

Affected products

Xerese Cream

DIN, NPN, DIN-HIM

DIN 02404044

Dosage form

Cream

Strength

Acyclovir 5% / w/w
Hydrocortisone 1% / w/w

Lot or serial number

107837, 107838

Companies

Recalling Firm
Bausch Health Canada Inc
2150 Boulevard St-Elzéar
Laval
H7L 4A8
Quebec
CANADA
Marketing Authorization Holder
Bausch Health Canada Inc
2150 Boulevard St-Elzéar
Laval
H7L 4A8
Quebec
CANADA