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24-5-2017

Unauthorized health products seized from two adult stores in Scarborough may pose serious health risks

Unauthorized health products seized from two adult stores in Scarborough may pose serious health risks

Health Canada is advising Canadians that multiple unauthorized health products seized from two retailers in Scarborough, ON, may pose serious risks to health. Products seized include “poppers” and products promoted for sexual enhancement. ...

Canada - Health Canada

24-5-2017

Expanded Recall: TAHA International Inc., Nutrifresh West Ltd. and PAK National Foods Ltd. recalls Shakeel Bhai Mehndi Waley – Bridal Special Henna Cone

Expanded Recall: TAHA International Inc., Nutrifresh West Ltd. and PAK National Foods Ltd. recalls Shakeel Bhai Mehndi Waley – Bridal Special Henna Cone

The recalled product contains phenol which is a prohibited Hotlist ingredient. Phenolic compounds are known skin sensitizers and can produce chemical burns (corrosive action) to the skin. ...

Canada - Health Canada

24-5-2017

Extech recalls Digital Clamp Meters

Extech recalls Digital Clamp Meters

The clamp meters input terminal screws can come loose which can fail to give accurate voltage readings, causing the user to falsely believe that the electrical power of the test subject is low or off, posing an electrocution hazard. ...

Canada - Health Canada

24-5-2017

Health Canada is advising Canadians about safe levels of caffeine consumption

Health Canada is advising Canadians about safe levels of caffeine consumption

OTTAWA – Caffeine can be found in various foods and beverages, including colas and other carbonated soft drinks, energy drinks, chocolate, tea and coffee. It can be either naturally present or added during the manufacturing process. ...

Canada - Health Canada

23-5-2017

Leggett & Platt Office Components, LLC Recalls Office Chairs

Leggett & Platt Office Components, LLC Recalls Office Chairs

Some of the seat slider bolts and push nuts can disconnect over time and even fall from the chair, which could cause the seat to detach from the chair, posing a fall hazard. ...

Canada - Health Canada

23-5-2017

ANSES recommends pursuing efforts to improve ambient air quality

ANSES recommends pursuing efforts to improve ambient air quality

Knowledge of the health and environmental effects of pollution of ambient air by chemicals has been well established for some years now. Since 1996, the Member States of the European Union have been required to implement measures for monitoring, assessing ...

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

23-5-2017

 The Danish Medicines Agency will be closed on 26 May

The Danish Medicines Agency will be closed on 26 May

The Danish Medicines Agency will be closed on 26 May, the day after Ascension Day. Compassionate use permits However, we process urgent applications for compassionate use permits (applications for dispensing of non-marketed medicines). Physicians, dentist...

Danish Medicines Agency

22-5-2017

Pier 1 Imports recalls Temani Seating Collection in Parchment Color

Pier 1 Imports recalls Temani Seating Collection in Parchment Color

The ivory paint used on the collection may contain lead in levels that exceed allowable limits. ...

Canada - Health Canada

22-5-2017

Pending EC decision:  Renvela, sevelamer carbonate, Opinion date: 18-May-2017

Pending EC decision: Renvela, sevelamer carbonate, Opinion date: 18-May-2017

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

22-5-2017

 Danish Pharmacovigilance Update, April 2017

Danish Pharmacovigilance Update, April 2017

In this issue Ciprofloxacin and risk of polyneuropathy and tendon disease/disorder Rosuvastatin and risk of renal effects and rhabdomyolysis The DKMA’s annual pharmacovigilance report 2016 Report on the use of and ADR reports on selected ...

Danish Medicines Agency