Vita Health Products Inc Ranitidine Product Recall (2019-10-24)

Starting date:
October 24, 2019
Type of communication:
Drug Recall
Subcategory:
Drugs
Hazard classification:
Type I
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public, Healthcare Professionals, Hospitals
Identification number:
RA-71433

Last updated:

A. Acid Reducer 75mg (Equate, Stanley, Western Family, iPharma)

B. Maximum Strength Acid Reducer 150mg (Equate , iPharma, Western Family)

Reason

Affected lots may be manufactured with an API containing an impurity, N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA)

Depth of distribution

Retailers

Affected products

A. Acid Reducer 75mg (Equate, Stanley, Western Family, iPharma)

DIN, NPN, DIN-HIM

DIN 02298740

Dosage form

Tablet

Strength

Ranitidine hydrochloride 75mg

Lot or serial number

All lots

Companies

Recalling Firm
Vita Health Products Inc.
150 Beghin Avenue
Winnipeg
R2J 3W2
Manitoba
CANADA
Marketing Authorization Holder
Vita Health Products Inc.
150 Beghin Avenue
Winnipeg
R2J 3W2
Manitoba
CANADA

B. Maximum Strength Acid Reducer 150mg (Equate , iPharma, Western Family)

DIN, NPN, DIN-HIM

DIN 02298902

Dosage form

Tablet
 

Strength

Ranitidine hydrochloride 150 mg

Lot or serial number

All lots

Companies

Recalling Firm
Vita Health Products Inc.
150 Beghin Avenue
Winnipeg
R2J 3W2
Manitoba
CANADA
Marketing Authorization Holder
Vita Health Products Inc.
150 Beghin Avenue
Winnipeg
R2J 3W2
Manitoba
CANADA