02-Sep-2014 - Millions of fake pharmaceuticals seized earlier today were imported from Asia by an organised crime group that planned to sell them online say European law enforcement agencies that co-ordinated the swoop.
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01-Sep-2014 - The US FDA has criticised the Compounding Shop and Zion Rx Formulations Services for making unapproved and contaminated drugs.
People on the Move
01-Sep-2014 - Our People on the Move column tracks pharma's movers and shakers.
01-Sep-2014 - The US FDA import ban imposed on Apotex in 2009 was legal and the firm was not treated more harshly than generics rival Teva according to a State Department arbitration panel.
29-Aug-2014 - Baxter International has donated intravenous fluids to aid organisations treating Ebola infected patients in Liberia and Sierra Leone.
28-Aug-2014 - Dr Reddy’s Laboratories says accusations by the US Government’s Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) that it violated childproof packaging rules could cause significant losses for the company.
26-Aug-2014 - A US FDA reinspection of Alexion’s Rhode Island facility hit with a warning letter last year has resulted in a Form 483 with three observations.
26-Aug-2014 - Drug quality and standards organisation USP has joined a campaign to raise awareness about the risks posed by illegal online pharmacies.
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