Health Canada recalls several drugs containing valsartan due to contamination with a potential carcinogen

Health Canada recalls several drugs containing valsartan due to contamination with a potential carcinogen

Valsartan is commonly prescribed to treat conditions such as high blood pressure and prevent heart attacks and stroke. Health Canada has identified five companies that have contaminated products. For more information about this recall please visit Health Canada’s website: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2018/67202a-eng.php

 

Copyright © 1996-2018 The College of Family Physicians of Canada