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Safety Problems with Compounding Pharmacies Continue

Despite New Federal Regulation, Compounding Pharmacies Continue to Cause Health Hazards In 2012, a sudden outbreak of fungal meningitis that began in Tennessee, but quickly popped up elsewhere across the US, was traced back to the New England Compounding Center, a compounding pharmacy that created drugs in such an unsanitary environment that … [Read more...]

Suspect Tied to Deadly Meningitis Outbreak Arrested

Man Linked to Compounding Pharmacy Meningitis Outbreak in 2012 Arrested On Thursday, September 4th, a suspect believed to be primarily responsible for the massive, nationwide meningitis outbreak caused by a compounding pharmacy has been arrested while attempting to leave the country. The compounding pharmacy meningitis outbreak, which began in … [Read more...]

Voluntary Drug Recall for Sterile Injectable Drugs

Company Issues Voluntary Drug Recall for Non-Expired Sterile Injectable Drugs On Wednesday, July 23rd, the FDA and Unique Pharmaceuticals announced a voluntary drug recall on behalf of the pharmaceutical manufacturer for all non-expired sterile injectable drugs. Unique Pharmaceuticals manufactured the products for sterile use in Temple, Texas, … [Read more...]

Federal Bill to Regulate Compounding Pharmacies Passes Congress

Bill to Regulate Compounding Pharmacies, Prevent Outbreaks like Last Year’s Meningitis, Passes House and Senate Unopposed A new piece of legislation, which began forming last year just weeks after the horror of the meningitis outbreak news broke, aims to heavily regulate compounding pharmacies, which had previously flown under the radar of FDA … [Read more...]

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