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Meningitis Sister Company Issues Massive Product Recall

The sister company of Framingham’s New England Compounding Center (NECC) – Ameridose – recalled all of its products on October 31, 2012. According to health officials, the NECC is the source of fungus-contaminated steroid injections that have killed 28 people and sickened at least 363

Meningitis Sister Company Issues Massive Product Recall2021-04-16T13:28:19-04:00

Massachusetts Pharmacy Dodged Reprimand Years Before the Outbreak

In 2004, Massachusetts health regulators proposed a formal reprimand for the pharmacy that is currently linked to the deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak – the New England Compounding Center (NECC) in Framingham, Massachusetts.   Health officials never delivered the reprimand, however, after the company protested the

Massachusetts Pharmacy Dodged Reprimand Years Before the Outbreak2021-04-15T17:22:13-04:00

More Drugs May Be Linked to U.S. Meningitis Outbreak

On Monday, October 15, U.S. health regulators announced that two other drugs produced by the New England Compounding Center (NECC), of Framingham, Massachusetts, may be linked to the meningitis outbreak.   According to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), there is an ongoing investigation of

More Drugs May Be Linked to U.S. Meningitis Outbreak2021-04-16T13:38:39-04:00

Patients in 23 States Given Steroid from Mass. Firm that is Tied to Meningitis Outbreak

U.S. health officials announced on Monday, October 8, that 13,000 patients in 23 states, including Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island, have been exposed to a potentially hazardous steroid treatment manufactured by a Framingham compounding company.   The medication has been linked to a national

Patients in 23 States Given Steroid from Mass. Firm that is Tied to Meningitis Outbreak2021-04-16T07:24:32-04:00
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