Actavis Pharma Metformin Hydrochloride Tablet Recall [US]

Actavis Pharma Metformin Hydrochloride Tablet Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc., a Parsippany, New Jersey establishment and subsidiary of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. of Petah Tikva, Israel, recalls certain batch/lots of Actavis Pharma, Inc. branded Metformin Hydrochloride Extended Release Tablets from the American marketplace due to suspected N-Nitrosodimethylamine (“NDMA”) contamination in amounts above acceptable FDA levels with consequential risks of Cancer, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/q9Pu30qOed1

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/safety/recalls-market-withdrawals-safety-alerts/teva-pharmaceuticals-usa-inc-initiates-voluntary-nationwide-recall-metformin-hydrochloride-extended

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Metformin medications are subject to this recall:

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US NHTSA Recalls: GM Chevrolet Medium Duty Trucks

US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Tuesday, June  9, 2020, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, has posted a total of twenty seven (27) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/cXy430qH5Ln

Direct link: https://www.nhtsa.gov/search/safety-issues#recall

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Belle Chemical Sodium Hydroxide & Potassium Hydroxide

Belle Chemical Sodium Hydroxide & Potassium Hydroxide

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Canada FlagCanada/Ottawa: Belle Chemical, a Billings, Montana establishment, recalls an estimated 9,196 packages of Sodium Hydroxide and Potassium Hydroxide from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected failure to meet child-resistant packaging regulations and Bilingual Labelling requirements with consequential risks of chemical burns, ingestion, poisoning and GI tract laceration damage, all serious safety hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/FH4j30qNYdG

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/73265r-eng.php

Additional information:
The Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves certain Sodium Hydroxide and Potassium Hydroxide products that are sold in 16-ounce (one (1)-pound) pouches, as follows:

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