Defective Products

Zantac pills spilled out of the bottle.

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has pulled the popular heartburn medication Zantac (generic ranitidine) off store shelves after testing revealed dangerous levels of N-Nitrosodimethlyamine (NDMA) in some of its samples. NDMA is classified as a probable human carcinogen, or a substance that could cause cancer. The recall includes both…

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently sent a warning letter to the company that makes Mylan’s EpiPen emergency allergy treatment products. In the letter, the FDA accuses the company of failing to fully investigate “serious and life-threatening” EpiPen failures or to take “appropriate corrective actions.” The FDA delivered…