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Pfizer Japan recalls high blood pressure drug over cancer-causing impurity

FILE PHOTO – The logo of U.S. pharmaceutical corporation Pfizer Inc. is seen at a branch in Zurich, Switzerland October 2, 2018. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/File Photo TOKYO (Reuters) – The Japanese subsidiary of Pfizer Inc is recalling a drug for high blood pressure which was found to contain a carcinogenic substance in its active ingredient valsartan,… Read More »

6 New Mexico high school students hospitalized after vaping scare

FDA targets teens in new anti-vaping campaign On ‘The Daily Briefing,’ FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb says the FDA sees clear signs that youth e-cigarette use has reached an epidemic proportion. Gottlieb also addresses how the FDA is fighting opioid addiction. Six high school students in New Mexico were hospitalized Thursday as a precautionary measure after… Read More »