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Ah! Generic pills means generic machines November 9, 2006 3:10 pmPosted by Doug McCaughan in : Announcements, News, Of Interest
So we make cheaper pain medicine by using inferior equipment?
WASHINGTON – A major manufacturer of acetaminophen sold by Wal-Mart, CVS, Safeway and more than 100 other retailers recalled 11 million bottles of the widely used pain-relieving pills Thursday after discovering some were contaminated with metal fragments.
The contaminated pills included metal fragments ranging in size from â€œmicrodotsâ€ to portions of wire one-third of an inch long, the Food and Drug Administration said. Perrigo discovered the metal bits during quality-control checks after realizing the equipment it uses to make pills was wearing down prematurely… [Source]