Bayer RestoraLAX Laxative Recall [Canada]


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Canada/Ottawa: Bayer RestoraLAX Recall [Canada]Bayer Inc. recalls certain batch/lots of RestoraLAX Laxative due to presence of unexpected clumps or lumps in the product and consequential choking hazard. HCSC: http://ht.ly/fftt30dlGl3

Direct link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/63798a-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports the following Laxatives are subject to this recall:

  • RestoraLAX 45 + 10 Value Pack sold at Costco Canada with a Health Canada drug identification number (“DIN”) of 02318164‎

Please consult the photograph above for details of the cosmetic drug’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, DINs or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to Health Canada, Bayer Inc. has recalled certain batch/lots of RestoraLAX 45 + 10 Value Pack sold at Costco Canada due to a potential Choking hazard. The recalled product may contain deposits such as clumps or lumps.‎ The presence of these deposits may pose a choking hazard.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled laxatives, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm drug poisoning, contamination or adulteration. If in doubt about the safety of any prescription or over the counter (“OTC”) drug or medication, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household garbage, making sure small children and pets can’t access the suspect drug.

Please note: the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Other RestoraLAX formulations have been recalled for the same reason, specifically the presence of clumps or lumps in the product and consequential choking hazard. To see all notifications related to this recall, please search for “RestoraLAX” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see all recalls and notifications relating to Choking, please search for “choking” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-63798
Recalls Direct RIN: 8905-2017
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
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Report an unsafe product you purchased in Canada [external: new window opens]:
==> http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/cps-spc/advisories-avis/incident/index-eng.php
Search for a recalled product on the Health Canada Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/index-eng.php

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