Safety recalls, week of Feb 11-17, 2018

A compilation of safety recalls made in Canada during the week of February 3-10, 2018:

  1. GlaxoSmithKline Inc. has advised Health Canada that it is conducting the recall after identifying a manufacturing issue with the affected lot that may result in a small number of devices not delivering the full number of doses. If you have an inhaler from the affected lot, return it to the pharmacy.
  2. Consumers should immediately stop using the affected bicycles and return them to their nearest Authorized Specialized Retailer for a free replacement of the fork. For more information, consumers can contact Specialized by telephone toll free at 1-800-465-8887, Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 6:00.
  3. Any case of myocarditis or other serious or unexpected side effects in patients receiving TECENTRIQ should be reported to Hoffmann-La Roche Limited or Health Canada.

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  4. Consumers should stop using the recalled hair dryers immediately and contact ISO Beauty to receive a credit for a replacement product. For more information, consumers can contact ISO Beauty by telephone at 1-800-490-5919 from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. PT, Monday to Friday or online.
  5. This recall was triggered by consumer complaints. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.
  6. Consumers should immediately take the recalled rompers away from children and contact Tea Living Inc. to receive a refund. For more information, consumers may contact Tea Living Inc. toll free at 1-866-374-8747 from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. (PST) Monday through Friday or by email or visit the company’s website.
  7. Affected Carbocaine 2% vials may be cracked in affected lot.
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  8. Health Canada’s sampling and evaluation program has determined that these plastic toys do not meet the Phthalates Regulations and may pose a chemical hazard. Specifically the toys contain a phthalate, Di(2-ethylhexyl) Phthalate (DEHP), that exceeds the allowable limit. Consumers should immediately take the recalled toy away from children and contact ALEX Toys LLC for disposal instructions and a full refund. For more information, consumers may contact ALEX Toys by telephone at (201) 244-3409 from 8:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Monday to Friday (EST), or by email at
  9. Weins brand Real Mayonnaise recalled due to mould.