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Unauthorized sexual enhancement products may pose serious health risks
Health Canada is advising about unauthorized sexual enhancement products that may pose serious health risks. The products are labelled to contain or have been tested and found to contain dangerous ingredients. Health Canada updates the table when it…
AlertPublic advisory | 2024-03-01
Counterfeit erectile dysfunction drugs seized from two convenience stores in Toronto
Health Canada has seized counterfeit Viagra from a Daisy Mart in Toronto, as well as counterfeit Viagra and Cialis from an MJ Mini Mart in Toronto. The counterfeit products were sold in individual blister packs with no other packaging. Authorized Viagra…
AlertPublic advisory | 2024-02-28
Nutracelle Nutramin Vitamin for Kids : Affected lot contains Vitamin B6 and Folate levels outside of the labelled claim.
Affected lot contains Vitamin B6 and Folate levels outside of the labelled claim.
RecallHealth product recall | 2024-02-20
PDP-Desonide : Tubes may leak, in the affected lot.
Tubes may leak, in the affected lot.
RecallHealth product recall | 2024-02-20
Paclitaxel-Coated Balloons (PCB) and Paclitaxel-Eluting Stents (PES) for the Treatment of Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) and the Potential Risk of Long-Term All-Cause Mortality
UPDATED INFORMATION – February 20, 2024 Health Canada worked with manufacturers, clinicians, and other international health regulatory agencies to further assess the risk of increased mortality associated with the use of paclitaxel-coated devices…
AlertHealth professional risk communication | 2024-02-20
Audrina 28 birth control pills: Day-of-the-week stickers in some lots have a misprint that could lead to confusion around dosing
Certain lots of Audrina 28 birth control pills contain day-of-the-week stickers that have a misprint that could lead to confusion around when to take the medication. Audrina 28 is a prescription drug used to prevent pregnancy and treat moderate acne in…
AlertPublic advisory | 2024-02-20
APO-Mometasone nasal spray: Two lots recalled due to possible risk of infection
Apotex Inc. is recalling two lots of APO-Mometasone nasal spray due to possible bacterial contamination with Burkholderia cepacia complex (Bcc). Bcc is a group of bacteria that poses a low medical risk to most healthy people; however, children, those…
AlertPublic advisory | 2024-02-19
APO-MOMETASONE : Affected lots may contain the presence of bacterial contamination.
The affected lots may contain the presence of bacterial contamination.
RecallHealth product recall | 2024-02-19
Health Canada warns about unregistered insecticides in the marketplace
Health Canada is warning people that unregistered dichlorvos insecticides such as "Sniper 1000 EC DDVP", "Lava 100% EC" and "NOPEST" are not authorized in Canada. These products contain dichlorvos, also known as DDVP, at levels that pose a significant…
AlertPublic advisory | 2024-02-12
VitalBulk : Product contains level of nicotinic acid found in prescription drugs
Product contain level of nicotinic acid found in prescription drugs. Product was imported and distributed without an establishment licence and market authorization.
RecallHealth product recall | 2024-02-09
TEVA-DILTIAZEM XC: Out of specification
The recall is due to an out of specification for TEVA-DILTIAZEM XC 360MG TAB 100 bottle dissolution result during stability testing.
RecallHealth product recall | 2024-02-07
Klorane KeratinCaps: Affected lot contains niacinamide levels outside of the labelled claim
Affected lot contains Niacinamide levels outside of the labelled claim.
RecallHealth product recall | 2024-02-01
JAMP TELMISARTAN-HCT: Affected lots may contain higher dosage than the labelled dose
Possible presence of tablets containing only the hydrochlorothiazide layer in the affected lot which may also result in a higher dosage than the labelled dose of 12.5 mg.
RecallHealth product recall | 2024-01-24
Ferrous Fumarate 300 mg: Out of Specification
The total combined yeasts and molds count and/or the dissolution may be out of specification for the affected lots.
RecallHealth product recall | 2024-01-23
Pediatrix Acetaminophen Oral Solution for children: One lot recalled due to potential risk of overdose
Teva Canada Ltd. is recalling one lot of Pediatrix Acetaminophen Oral Solution after routine product testing found a higher than acceptable amount of acetaminophen in the affected lot (approximately 185mg/5mL rather than the approved and labelled 160mg/…
AlertPublic advisory | 2024-01-17