Prescription drug recalls Triple in less than 10 years: ‘This is a Threat to every Canadian’s life’


Excerpts. ……..“One expert not involved in the study said it is limited by the fact Health Canada – unlike U.S. regulators – does not make public details of its interactions with manufacturers that have quality problems, leaving the reason for the trend unclear. But the nature of the defects alone is worrisome, said Amir Attaran, a health-policy expert at the University of Ottawa.” ……
…….. “This is an issue that’s not going to go away … [But] most health professionals are unaware of the issue. I would imagine that most people in Canada are unaware of the issue.” ……
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