Health Advisory: Alesse Birth Control Pills

Health Advisory: Alesse Birth Control Pills

We have been advised by Health Canada that the Alesse birth control pill packages may contain pills that are roughly half the proper size they are supposed to be and look different. The affected lot number is: A3183 and expiry date: April 2019.

Please read the advisory on the Health Canada website below:

http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/65306a-eng.php

If you have already started using an affected package indicated above we recommend you use condoms as a back up method of birth control.

If you purchased from the Health & Wellness Centre, please return any of the products to SL270, even if opened, and the Health & Wellness Centre will replace them (free of charge.)

If you have concerns please visit us at SL270 or call and speak to one of the nurses

at 416-287-7065.