Summary of Drug and natural health products recall guide


This guide is for anyone working with drugs or natural health products. It will help facilitate understanding and compliance with sections of the Food and Drugs Act (the Act), the Food and Drug Regulations (FDR) and Natural Health Products Regulations (NHPR) that relate to recalls.

Who this policy is for

This policy is for people who work with:

  • drugs as: sellers, distributors, manufacturers, importers, packagers, labelers and wholesalers
  • natural health products as: product licence holders, manufacturers, importers, packagers, labellers and distributors

In this policy

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Details and history

Date issued: October 24, 2019

Date of implementation: October 24, 2019

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