Apotex Metformin Hydrochloride Tablet Recall [Canada]

Apotex Metformin Hydrochloride Tablet Recall [US]

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Canada FlagCanada/Ottawa: Apotex Corp., a Toronto, Ontario establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Apotex Corp branded Metformin Hydrochloride Extended-Release Tablets from the American marketplace due to suspected N-Nitrosodimethylamine (“NDMA”) contamination in amounts above acceptable Health Canada levels with consequential risks of Cancer, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/RIm630qRn75

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/73339r-eng.php

Additional information:
The Health Canada (“HCSC) reports the following Metformin medications are subject to this recall:

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Apotex Metformin Hydrochloride Tablet Recall [US]

Apotex Metformin Hydrochloride Tablet Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Apotex Corp., a Toronto, Ontario establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Apotex Corp 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/HmUE30qPhSK

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/safety/recalls-market-withdrawals-safety-alerts/apotex-corp-issues-voluntary-nationwide-recall-metformin-hydrochloride-extended-release-tablets

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

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Apotex Apo-Perindopril Arginine Recall Expands [Australia]

Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Apotex Apo-Perindopril Arginine Recall Expands [Australia]Apotex Pty Ltd. expands its existing recall for certain batch/lots of Apo-Perindopril Arginine drugs used to treat High Blood Pressure, Heart Failure or Coronary Artery Disease to include additional batch/lots of the drug. The original recall was due to suspected silica contamination, a possible health and safety hazard. ACCC: http://ht.ly/PgEM30gRd38

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/apotex-pty-ltd-apo-perindopril-arginine-25-mg-5-mg-and-10-mg-tablets-bottle-extended-recall-new-batches

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Drugs are subject to this recall:

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Apotex Apo-Perindopril Arginine Recall [Australia]

Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Apo-Perindopril Arginine Recall [Australia]Apotex Pty Ltd. recalls certain batch/lots of Apo-Perindopril Arginine drugs used to treat High Blood Pressure, Heart Failure or Coronary Artery Disease due to suspected silica contamination, a possible health and safety hazard. ACCC: http://ht.ly/VtdG30gAr8e

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/apotex-pty-ltd-apo-perindopril-arginine-25-mg-5-mg-and-10-mg-tablets-bottle

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Drugs are subject to this recall:

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Valpam 5 (Diazepam) Tablet Recall [Australia]

Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Logo - Arrow PharmaArrow Pharma Pty Ltd. recalls all current batch/lots of Valpam 5 (diazepam) 5mg Tablets due to suspected presence of an incorrect drug and consequential insufficient or overdose drug dosage conditions, all serious health hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/u0AT30czEwa

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/arrow-pharma-pty-ltd-valpam-5-diazepam-5mg-tablets-in-50-tablet-blister-packs

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following drugs are subject to this recall:

Apotex-Pantoprazole PPI Tablet Recall [Australia]

Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Logo - ApotexApotex Pty Ltd recalls certain batch/lots of Apotex-Pantoprazole PPI Tablets due to suspected missing blister sheets and consequential risk of insufficient total pack dosage, a serious health hazard. ACCC: http://ht.ly/8cRf30c8QHW

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/apotex-pty-ltd-apotex-pantoprazole-40mg-tablets

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following drugs are subject to this recall:

Apotex BTC Paracetamol Codeine Tablet Recall [Australia]

Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Logo - ApotexApotex Pty Ltd recalls certain batch/lots of BTC Paracetamol Codeine Tablets due to suspected missing blister sheets and consequential risk of insufficient total pack dosage, a serious health hazard. ACCC: http://ht.ly/13Fi30c7f0x

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/apotex-pty-ltd-btc-paracetamol-codeine-tablets

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following drugs are subject to this recall:

Ibuprofen Suspension for Children Recall [Australia]

Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: 6138 - ACCC - Ibuprofen Suspension for Children Recall [Australia]Sigma Company recalls certain batches of Pharmacy Care Ibuprofen Suspension for Children and Pharmacy Care Cetirizine Oral Solution due to possible plastic fragment ingestion and risk of choking, both serious health and safety hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/Vfm6n

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1078548

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Drugs are subject to this recall:

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Guardian Children’s Paracetamol Elixir Recall [Australia]

Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Guardian Children's Paracetamol Elixir RecallSigma recalls certain batches of Children’s Paracetamol Elixir due to possible plastic fragment contamination caused by neck breakage, a serious health and safety hazard. ACCC: http://ht.ly/UX3hi

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1078546

Additional information: The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Drug is subject to this recall:

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Ibuprofen Suspension for Children Recall [Australia]

Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Sigma Company recalls certain Ibuprofen Suspension for Children due to possible plastic fragment ingestion and risk of choking, both serious health and safety hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/Us9Tw

Direct link: https://livingsafelyrecalls.wordpress.com/wp-admin/post-new.php?cap#cap

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Drugs are subject to this recall:

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Children’s Paracetamol Syrup Recall [Australia]

Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Children’s Paracetamol Syrup Recall [Australia]Terry White Chemist recalls some Children’s Paracetamol Syrup due to possible ingestion and choking hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/UaG8H

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1077584

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Paracetamol Syrup is subject to this recall

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Children’s Paracetamol & Ibuprofen Recall [Australia]

Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: 5974 - Children’sParacetamolIbuprofenApotex recalls certain batches of Children’s Paracetamol and Children’s Ibuprofen due to possible plastic fragment contamination caused by neck breakage, choking and ingestion, all serious health and safety hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/TEJaA

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1077580

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Drugs are subject to this recall:

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Apotex APO-Paracetamol Tablet Recall [Australia]

Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Apotex recalls certain APO-Paracetamol Tablets due to undeclared latex, a known allergen, source of dietary intolerance, skin irritation and possible trigger of Anaphylaxis, a serious and potential fatal, situation requiring immediate medical intervention. ACCC: http://ht.ly/SgAOZ

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1076442

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Paracetamol Tablets are subject to this recall:

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