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Forta for Men (2016-02-03)

Starting date:
February 3, 2016
Posting date:
February 16, 2016
Type of communication:
Drug Recall
Subcategory:
Natural health products
Hazard classification:
Type I
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public, Healthcare Professionals, Hospitals
Identification number:
RA-57074

Affected products

Forta for Men

Reason

One lot was found to be adulterated with undeclared Tadalafil (in the capsule shell). The firm initiated a recall of all lots as a precaution.

Depth of distribution

Retailers across Canada

Affected products

Forta for Men

DIN, NPN, DIN-HIM
NPN 80045132
Dosage form

Capsule

Strength
  • Cinnamomum aromaticum 70.0 mg
  • Epimedium brevicornu 130.0 mg
  • Lycium barbarum 80.0 mg
  • Ophiocordyceps sinensis 120.0 mg
  • Panax ginseng 100.0 mg
Lot or serial number
  • Lot 325
  • Lot 326
  • Lot 330
  • Lot 332
  • Lot 333
  • Lot 335
  • Lot 336
Companies
Recalling Firm
Vivo Brand Management
3318 Second Street East
Cornwall
K6H 6J8
CANADA
Marketing Authorization Holder
Vivo Brand Management
3318 Second Street East
Cornwall
K6H 6J8
CANADA