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Did You Know? Recalls and Advisories of Your Everyday Products

Like with anything, it is important to know when a product can be potentially hazardous to our health.  As a dental provider, we try our best to ensure that we protect our patients and the community when an "oral care product" has been deemed questionable.  Below are some products that have been on the market which users need to be aware of and use at their discretion.  We will update this regularly when we hear of any recalls or concerns regarding oral care products.  Click on the title(s) below for more information.  

Please note that although some are U.S. products., it is important to be aware of them since they can easily be bought and brought to Canada.

May 2018: Benzocaine Teething Products such as Orajel, Anbesol, Baby Orajel, Cepacol, Chloraseptic, Hurricaine, Orabase, Orajel and Topex

January 2018: Advisory on Flintstones Plus Iron:  Unidentified Capsules instead of Chewable Vitamins

December 2017: Recall of Certain Comforts FOR BABY Water with Fluoride

We always strive to provide you with the best treatment possible to improve you and your family's quality of life.  We hope that you have found this information useful and that it will guide you into make the best decisions for yourself and your loved ones.