American Regent Issues Another Recall Over Faulty Vials

Law360, New York (April 3, 2012, 6:34 PM EDT) -- American Regent Inc. on Monday recalled vials of a solution used to treat anemia and other conditions over their potential to crack and cause infections, the drugmaker's second recall in two months.

The Long Island, N.Y.-based company voluntarily called back three lots of one-milliliter cyanocobalamin injection. It said cracks could form in the bottom and sides of the vials, possibly compromising the sterility of the treatment and increasing the risk that pieces of glass may break off in the solution and damage patients' muscle tissue....
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