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Recalls in Healthcare Packaging News

Get the latest news on pharmaceutical-related recalls for the healthcare packaging industry. Articles focus on voluntary recalls, packaging defects, and other issues related to product deficiencies.

November 24, 2014 | News

Infant's death prompts CDC investigation, recall of probiotic

The distribution of Solgar ABC Dophilus Powder probiotic product has been suspended.
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November 24, 2014 | News

Gabapentin Capsules recalled by Aurobindo Pharma USA

The lot is said to contain come empty capsules.
November 1, 2014 | News

Richard-Allan Scientific recalls 10% neutral buffered Formalin

The impacted products contained less Formalin content than stated.
Eric F. Greenberg is a Contributing Editor and Legal & Regulatory columnist for Packaging World and Healthcare Packaging.
October 31, 2014 | Column/Opinion

Navigating FDA recall requirements

A medical device recall by any other name might still stink for your company.
By establishing an Office of Pharmaceutical Quality, FDA hopes to spur pharmaceutical manufacturers to address batch process, packaging, and other problems impacting the supply chain.
April 11, 2014 | Feature Article

FDA wants pharma to move from compliance to quality

By establishing an Office of Pharmaceutical Quality, FDA hopes to spur pharmaceutical manufacturers to address batch process, packaging, and other problems impacting the supply chain.
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August 12, 2013 | News

Specialty Compounding, LLC issues nationwide voluntary recall

Recall follows reports of bacterial infection affecting patients at two Texas hospitals.
Katherine Eban
May 20, 2013 | Column/Opinion

Special report: Dirty medicine

Katherine Eban's epic inside story of long-term criminal fraud at Ranbaxy, the Indian drug company that makes generic Lipitor for millions of Americans.
Novartis recall
February 3, 2013 | News

Novartis Consumer Health issues voluntary recall

Child-resistant feature of the bottle cap of certain lots of Triaminic Syrups and Theraflu Warming Relief Syrups may not function properly.
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November 26, 2012 | News

Glass possibility prompts Ranbaxy voluntary recall

Select packs of its generic Lipitor are pulled in the U.S.; report indicates Indian drug maker under increased FDA security.
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November 7, 2012 | News

Packaging defect involved in voluntary drug recall

Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. initiates voluntary recall of a single manufacturing lot of Pradaxa capsules 75mg in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.
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