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

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

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