Apotex APO-Metformin Diabetes Medication Recall [Canada]

Canada FlagCanada/Ottawa: Logo - Apotex Inc.Apotex Inc., a Toronto, Ontario establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of the APO-Metformin ER Diabetes medication from the Canadian marketplace due to levels of Nitrosamines (“NDMA”) in excess of Canadian health regulations and consequential long-term risk of certain forms of Cancer, all serious health and safety hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/O6Bt30qfPEy

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/72287a-eng.php

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

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Invokana & Invokamet Safety Warning [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: InvokanaHealth Canada issues safety warning for Invokana (Canagliflozin) and Invokamet (Canagliflozin and Metformin) due to apparent increased risk of lower limb amputation. HCSC: http://ht.ly/b0sE30eYLmN

Direct link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/64366a-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports the following prescription drugs are subject to this safety warning:

 

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