Health product safety alerts

Health product safety alerts

Safety alerts and advisories from Canada and other countries all in one place.



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New Zealand

  • Update – Abnormal uterine bleeding and oral anticoagulants (blood thinners)
  • New legislation about medicines that can impair driving
  • Reports of pericarditis following mpox vaccination
  • Goserelin (Teva) 3.6mg and 10.8 mg implants and reports of issues when administering this medicine
  • Myocarditis and pericarditis have been reported with Nuvaxovid (Novavax COVID-19 Vaccine)
  • Recall of KetoSens Test Strips – batch UJ03PBXNG
  • Update – Possible risk of vasculitis with vildagliptin products (Galvus, Galvumet)
  • Abnormal uterine bleeding and oral anticoagulants (blood thinners)
  • Medsafe is publishing a warning that the product Nhan Sam Tuyet Lien Truy Phong Hoan should not be consumed
  • Accuretic found to contain nitrosamines