Pink Sheet is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

Pharmacy Urges US FDA To Disallow Levels Of DMF Solvent It Found In Valsartan

Executive Summary

The saga of tainted valsartan has taken another turn with an online pharmacy that tests its medications before dispensing them finding yet another probable carcinogen in lots of the blood pressure medication from multiple manufacturers. The pharmacy filed a citizen petition asking the US FDA to tighten its globally harmonized limit for the residual solvent.

 

You may also be interested in...



Cleveland Clinic Drug Quality Dashboard Helps Guide Product Choices

After realizing some generics don’t work, academic medical center screens quality by manufacturer. Other providers protest: It’s not our job.

FDA And EMA Evaluate Claims As Nitrosamine Worries Turn To Zantac

Pharmacy petitions for recalls after finding ‘inherent instability’ in antacid that could pose carcinogenic risk.

Online Pharmacy Stirs Ranitidine Controversy With Petition To Halt Sales

After its tests showed ranitidine forms a nitrosamine impurity that is a probable carcinogen, Valisure asks FDA to suspend sales of antacid products containing the API. In citizen petition firm, online pharmacy also advises FDA to publish regulations requiring independent chemical testing, verification of drugs.

Related Content

Topics

Related Companies

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

PS125496

Ask The Analyst

Please Note: You can also Click below Link for Ask the Analyst
Ask The Analyst

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel