Health Canada safety alert issued for sex products in British Columbia and side effects can be deadly

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Health Canada has issued a security alert and seized several unauthorized “sexual enhancement” products from stores in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia

According to the alert, the products were sold at Fantasy Factory stores across the province. If you’ve visited any of their sites recently, you might want to check out this list of products that people have been told to stop using immediately.

According to the Government of Canada website, these products contained sildenafil, tadalafil and/or yohimbine, all of which are prescription drugs and could cause “serious health risks” including heart attacks.

Health Canada advises people using any of these products to throw them away and contact a doctor if they have any health concerns.

Black Mamba Premium Triple Maximum

This is a sexual enhancement product that was recalled because it contains yohimbe.

According to Health Canada’s website, Yohimbe is a prescription drug that can cause side effects like increased blood pressure, anxiety, headaches and more.

Blue Diamond

The Blue Diamond sexual enhancement product was previously seized and tested and found to contain sildenafil.

Sildenafil, a prescription drug, is used to treat erectile dysfunction and can also cause serious side effects like stroke, heart attack, chest pain and more, according to Health Canada’s website.

Others products

  • Alien Power Platinum 11000
  • Alien 2 Power Platinum 11000
  • Jaguar30000
  • A lucky woman
  • Poseidon Platinum 3500

These sexual enhancement products have been recalled due to the presence of tadalafil. They have each been seized by Health Canada before when sold in similar packaging.

Tadalafil is a prescription drug for erectile dysfunction and can cause life-threatening side effects like heart attack, stroke, and chest pain, according to Health Canada’s website.

Affected locations

According to Health Canada, the sexual enhancement products were sold at the following Fantasy Factory stores:

  • 1109 Royal Avenue, New Westminster, BC
  • 1155 Davie Street, Vancouver, BC
  • 1097 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC
  • 8271 Scott Road, Delta, BC
  • 20718 Lougheed Hwy. 2, Maple Ridge, BC,
  • 10740 King George Blvd., Surrey, BC,
  • 2388 McCallum Road, Abbotsford, BC

The right cover image of this article was used for illustrative purposes only.

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