Reactions Weekly

, Volume 1184, Issue 1, pp 2–2 | Cite as

New warnings for Alertec in Canada

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Hypersensitivity Reaction Eosinophilia Angioedema Modafinil Anaphylactic Reaction 


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    Shire Canada Inc.New warnings regarding ALERTEC (Rm) (modafinil) and severe cutaneous adverse reactions, serious hypersensitivity reactions and psychiatric symptoms. Internet Document: [3 pages], 18 Dec 2007. Available from: URL:
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    Shire Canada Inc.Subject: New safety warnings regarding ALERTEC(R)* (modafinil) and serious rash, allergic reactions, and mental problems. Media Release: 21 Dec 2007. Available from: URL:

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