Bayer RestoraLAX Recall Expands [Canada]


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Canada/Ottawa: Bayer RestoraLAX Recall Expands [Canada]Bayer Inc. expands its existing recall for certain batch/lots of RestoraLAX to include additional Laxative varieties due to the presence of clumps or lumps in the product and consequential choking hazard. HCSC: http://ht.ly/BT6F30dtmFS

Direct link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/63908a-eng.php

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

  • RestoraLAX 30+7 Bonus Packs sold at various retailers across Canada with a drug identification number (“DIN”) of 02318164‎ and batch/lots of 5M03PU, 5M09PU, 6G02PU, 6G03PU and 6E25PU‎

Please note: this product is sold as a combination pack consisting of one (1) bottle of 30 doses of RestoraLAX Laxative Powder, shrink wrapped together with one (1) bottle of seven 7 doses of RestoraLAX Laxative Powder.

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

According to Health Canada, Bayer Inc. has recalled certain batch/lots of RestoraLAX 30+7 Bonus Packs sold by various retailers due to a Choking hazard. The recalled Laxative may contain deposits such as clumps or lumps.‎ The presence of these deposits may pose a choking hazard is swallowed.

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 food, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household garbage, making sure pets and small children 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-63908
Recalls Direct RIN: 8922-2017
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General information:
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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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