Drug and health product side effects, recalls and complaints

Information on submitting a drug and health product complaint, searching the side effect database and viewing recalls and safety alerts. Also report a side effect.

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Report a health product side effect

Know how to report negative reactions to health products, including prescription and non-prescription medications, biologics, natural health products and radiopharmaceuticals.

View health product recalls and safety alerts

Access a list of alerts and recalls for drug and health products.

Report a veterinary drug side effect

Understand when and how to report negative reactions to a veterinary drug.

Search a health product side effect

Use the Canada Vigilance Adverse Reaction Online Database to find side effects to health products.

Drug and health product complaint process

Find out how to report a complaint about a drug or health product and how complaints are handled.


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