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Old 03-04-2020, 17:24   #1
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Product: Certain brands of diabetes drugs containing metformin.

Issue: Products contain a nitrosamine impurity, N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), above or close to the acceptable limit.

https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recal...72287a-eng.php

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I think this is the same contaminate that the FDA has put out recalls in some blood pressure medications. Wonder what the actual measured numbers were that are claimed as above and near acceptable levels? Not sure I would trust self tested results. Sounds like cancer risks aren't raised with "at acceptable" levels over 70 years of exposure. Not sure I would trust that either.

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