Health Canada - Nitrosamine impurities in medications (Update 28Jul21)

Recent updates from Health Canada on their guidance document.

Content Update on 29-Jul-2021 :
This document was revised to update the an additional test method for metformin products has been developed by Health Canada.

Content Update on 26-May-2021 :
This document was revised to update the Overview: What we’re doing section.

Content Update on 20-May-2021 :
This document was revised to update the section:

  • Affected medications: Varenicline, Orphenadrine and Amitriptyline.
  • Recalls: Varenicline recalls, Orphenadrine recalls and Amitriptyline recalls

IDRAC_317626_30-Jul-2021_Notice_ Nitrosamine Impurities in Medications, 28-Jul-2021.pdf (1.4 MB)

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Hi, Naiffer, May we get Q&A on Nitrosamine referred in this document? I contacted agency, however, not received desire document. Thanking you in anticipation. Regards.

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Hi, @MonazBmysorewala. There is Q&A ver. 2020-20-15 in the following thread. I hope you find this helpful.

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