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Health Canada Safety Review Finds Possible Link Between Fibristal And Risk Of Liver Injury


Friday, 11 Jan 2019 

Jan 11 (Reuters) - Health Canada::HEALTH CANADA - INFORMING CANADIANS THAT ITS SAFETY REVIEW OF FIBRISTAL FOUND POSSIBLE LINK BETWEEN ITS USE & RISK OF A RARE BUT SERIOUS LIVER INJURY.HEALTH CANADA - INITIATED ITS SAFETY REVIEW OF FIBRISTAL AFTER RECEIVING 4 INTERNATIONAL REPORTS OF LIVER INJURY LEADING TO LIVER TRANSPLANTS.HEALTH CANADA - HAS WORKED WITH THE MANUFACTURER TO UPDATE CANADIAN PRODUCT SAFETY INFORMATION FOR FIBRISTAL, WHICH INCLUDE NEW RESTRICTIONS FOR USE.