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B. Braun settles tainted syringes lawsuit

The medical device manufacturer B. Braun has paid out $7.8 million to settle a U.S. criminal case in related to faulty syringes. The irony is the company did not make the syringes; however, its brand name was on them.

FDA extends warnings on compounded drugs in syringes

Bethesda - The U.S. FDA has revised its guidance for health professionals concerning the administration of medicinal drug products prepared in Becton-Dickinson syringes. The initial concern related to a drug potency issue.

Compounded drugs in syringes warning

Washington - A warning has been issued by the U.S. FDA for health professionals not to administer medicinal drug products prepared in Becton-Dickinson syringes. This is due to a drug potency issue.

16-year-old boy pricked by syringes hidden in clothes

Toutle - A 16-year-old boy was pricked by syringes after putting his hands in the pocket of a new sweatshirt he received as a Christmas gift from his mother.

Syringes found in Walmart clothing

Cartersville - Georgia police have joined Walmart in investigating four separate incidents in recent days in which customers were pricked by hypodermic needles that were hidden inside clothing being sold at the retail giant.

Voluntary US wide recall of All Accusure insulin syringes

Huntsville AL-Qualitest Pharmaceuticals today issued a voluntary nationwide(US) recall of all Accusure Insulin Syringes.

Warning: Bacteria Tainted Syringes Have Sickened Dozens In Two States

Heparin-filled syringes by a company called Sierra Pre-Filled have caused dozens to fall ill, with many requiring hospitalization. Heparin is a blood thinner, and used to flush out catheters and intravenous lines. Dozens are suffering blood infections.

Arrest made in case of syringes found at Ontario meat plant

Police in Waterloo, Ont., have arrested a 51-year-old man in connection with the discovery of syringes at a Maple Leaf Foods plant last year.
 

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Hypodermic needles found in clothing at Walmart.
Hypodermic needles found in clothing at Walmart.
Barstow County Sheriff
Hypodermic needles found in clothing at Walmart.
Hypodermic needles found in clothing at Walmart.
Barstow County Sheriff

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