Teva Unit Recalls Cancer Drug Treanda Over Glass Fragments

Law360, New York (January 27, 2012, 7:56 PM EST) -- Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. unit Cephalon Inc. will voluntarily recall a batch of its leukemia drug Treanda after glass fragments were found in one of its vials, Teva said Friday.

Frazer, Pa.-based Cephalon recalled a production lot of Treanda’s 25mg/8mL injections, used to treat chronic lymphocytic leukemia and a certain type of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, Teva said in a statement.

The lot was distributed across the U.S. from March to October, Teva said, stating that it had informed recipients of the batch including retailers, wholesalers and hospitals...
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