Durex branded Lubricated Condom Recall [Canada]


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Canada/Ottawa: Durex branded Lubricated Condom Recall [Canada]Reckitt Benckiser (“RB”) (Canada)) Inc. A Mississauga, Ontario Establishment, Recalls Certain Batch/Lots Of Durex branded Real Feel Extra Lubricated Condoms due to suspected failure to meet burst pressure specifications at end of the their shelf-life and consequential risk of birth control failure, unintended pregnancy, bacterial and/or viral transmission, all serious health and safety hazards

HCSC: http://ht.ly/L16g30n8bcb

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2018/68718r-eng.php

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

  • Durex branded Real Feel Extra Lubricated Condoms, sold in 20-count boxes with a batch/lot designation of 1000356816 and a 97177 (20 count)

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

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

According to Health Canada, following observation of variable burst pressure performance of Polyisoprene Condoms manufactured during 2017, RB conducted an internal investigation and identified that batch/lot 1000356816 of Durex RealFeel 20 count Condoms distributed in Canada would not be expected to meet the burst pressure specification at end of shelf-life. Consequently, RB Health Canada Inc. has initiated this recall.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact the company at 1-905-283-7000 during normal business hours, Monday to Friday.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Condoms, please search for “condom” or more generically, “contraception” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Reckitt Benckiser Canada Inc., please search for “Reckitt” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Durex brand, please search for “Durex” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-68718
Recalls Direct RIN: 10987-2018
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