Transdermal Nicotine Patch (2017-12-12)

Starting date:
December 12, 2017
Posting date:
January 3, 2018
Type of communication:
Drug Recall
Subcategory:
Drugs
Hazard classification:
Type III
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public, Healthcare Professionals, Hospitals
Identification number:
RA-65556

Affected products

Transdermal Nicotine Patch

Reason

Release liners are defective in affected lot.

Depth of distribution

Wholesalers (Alberta, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario and Saskatchewan)

Affected products

Transdermal Nicotine Patch

DIN, NPN, DIN-HIM
NPN 80044389
Dosage form

Transdermal Patch

Strength

21MG

Lot or serial number

1188889

Companies
Recalling Firm
Teva Canada Ltd.
30 Novopharm Court
Toronto
M1B 2K9
Ontario
CANADA
Marketing Authorization Holder
Actavis Laboratories UT, Inc.
575 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City
84108
Utah
UNITED STATES