FDA: Docs Should Check On Patients Who Got Other Drugs Made By Pharmacy In Meningitis Outbreak [View all]
Source: Associated Press
NEW YORK - Health officials have broadened their warning to doctors about other medicines made by a specialty pharmacy linked to a meningitis outbreak.
The Food and Drug Administration took the step Monday because of reports of new illnesses that may be tied to other products made by the same company, the New England Compounding Center of Framingham, Mass.
Now health officials want doctors to contact patients who got any injection made by the company and warn them of the risk of infection.