Health product recall

VitalBulk : Product contains level of nicotinic acid found in prescription drugs

Brand(s)
Last updated

Summary

Product
VitalBulk Niacin
Issue
Health products - Product safety
What to do

Consult your health care professional if you have any health concerns.

Affected products

Brand Product Name Market Authorization Dosage Form Strength Lot number
VitalBulk VitalBulk Niacin N/A Capsule Niacin 1000mg 62523434

Issue

Product contain level of nicotinic acid found in prescription drugs. Product was imported and distributed without an establishment licence and market authorization. 

What you should do

  1. Verify if your product is affected.
  2. Consult your healthcare provider prior to discontinuing use of the affected product(s), or for any health concerns.
  3. Contact the recalling firm if you have any questions about the recall.
  4. Report any health product related side effects to Health Canada.
  5. Report any other health product safety complaints to Health Canada.

Additional information

Background

Depth of Recall : End Users 

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Health product recall
Category
Health products
Companies

Kappa Health Products

510 - 3625 Sawmill Crescent,

Vancouver, British Columbia

V5S 0J6

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Healthcare
Industry
Recall class
Type II
Identification number
RA-75053