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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

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

Framingham pharmacy may be source of fungal meningitis outbreak blamed for 4 deaths

Massachusetts and federal health officials have reportedly identified a Framingham pharmacy as the source of injectable steroids that may have infected more than 25 people, four fatally, with a rare form of fungal meningitis.   The pharmacy, New England Compounding Center, recalled three lots of

Framingham pharmacy may be source of fungal meningitis outbreak blamed for 4 deaths2021-04-16T15:23:43-04:00
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