U.S. retailers Walmart Inc, CVS Health Corp Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc and Rite Aid Corp have all removed Zantac off their shelves after some drugs containing its key ingredient ranitidine were found.. Reuters - Published
Drugmakers were in the spotlight Wednesday as GSK recalls Zantac after U.S. regulators found probable cancer-causing impurities in the drug. Also in the U.S.: a jury says Johnson & Johnson must pay $8..
Novartis, the maker of Zantac, announced it would stop distributing popular heartburn medication worldwide, and now several pharmacy chains have announced they would no longer sell the popular antacid.
In September, the Food and Drug Administration warned that a heartburn drug may contain a cancer-causing chemical.
Over the weekend, the chain pharmacy CVS announced it would stop selling all versions..
GlaxoSmithKline PLC (LON:GSK) is recalling heartburn drug Zantac in "all markets" after being contacted by the authorities over a possible carcinogen contamination. The pharma company told.. Proactive Investors - Published
There are increasing concerns about the popular heartburn drug Zantac and its generic version because of a chemical that could lead to cancer. Three large pharmacy chains in the U.S. recently pulled.. CBS News - Published
The FDA recently warned about a potentially dangerous impurity in the popular heartburn drug Zantac. The nation's three largest pharmacy chains reacted by pulling it from store shelves. Dr. Jon LaPook.. CBS News - Published
GlaxoSmithKline on Tuesday said it is recalling the popular heartburn medicine Zantac in all markets as a "precaution", days after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration found "unacceptable" levels of.. Reuters - Published
GlaxoSmithKline is recalling prescription-only versions of its popular heartburn medicine Zantac as a "precautionary measure" due to a probable cancer-causing impurity in the drugs, Britain's medicines.. Reuters - Published
Small amounts of a cancer-causing chemical have been found in the popular heartburn medication Zantac, as well is in generic forms of the drug, known as Ranitidine. The FDA is not issuing a recall and.. CBS News - Published
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Walmart has become the latest store to halt sales of the popular heartburn treatment Zantac after health regulators warned about a potentially dangerous contaminant in the drug. (Oct. 4)
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Walmart has become the latest store to halt sales of the popular heartburn treatment Zantac after health regulators warned about a potentially dangerous contaminant in the drug.
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Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) and Rite Aid Corp. (NYSE:RAD) have both joined rival CVS Health Corp. (NYSE:CVS) in discontinuing sales of the popular Zantac heartburn drug and generic.. Proactive Investors - Published
The pharmacy chain said the FDA is not recommending people stop taking the stomach-acid-reducing drugs yet. However, it is encouraging patrons who bought these products to return them for a refund.
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