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U.S. Food & Drug Administration News: FDA provides update on its ongoing investigation into valsartan products

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is updating the public on the agency’s ongoing investigation surrounding the recent voluntary recall of several drug products containing the active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) valsartan, used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure. The FDA’s latest testing of products shows an additional unexpected impurity in three … Continue reading U.S. Food & Drug Administration News: FDA provides update on its ongoing investigation into valsartan products

FDA News: FDA announces voluntary recall of several medicines containing valsartan following detection of an impurity

SILVER SPRINGS, MD – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is alerting health care professionals and patients of a voluntary recall of several drug products containing the active ingredient valsartan, used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure.  This recall is due to an impurity, N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), which was found in the recalled … Continue reading FDA News: FDA announces voluntary recall of several medicines containing valsartan following detection of an impurity

Swift Beef Company Recalls Beef Stew Products Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination

WASHINGTON/December 26, 2017 (STL.News) – Swift Beef Co., doing business as JBS USA Food Company, a Cactus, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 4,702 pounds of beef stew product that may be contaminated with foreign matter , specifically plastic and metal, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The boneless … Continue reading Swift Beef Company Recalls Beef Stew Products Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination