The chief medical officer of Tufts Medical Center addresses concerns that additional drugs made by a Massachusetts pharmacy linked to a national meningitis outbreak may be contaminated.
Dr. Padma Gulur, of MGH, says her patients are concerned but are continuing to receive treatment.
Health officials say four more people have died in the national meningitis outbreak, bringing the number of deaths to 19.
Criminal investigators from the FDA are at the Massachusetts firm whose steroid medication has been linked to a deadly meningitis outbreak.
Health officials want doctors to contact patients who got any injection made by the Framingham company and warn them of the risk of infection.
We speak with Connecticut U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal about the Framingham pharmacy suspected to be the center of the fungal meningitis outbreak across the country.
The pharmacy linked to the nation’s deadly outbreak of meningitis is owned by two brothers-in-law who brought different but complementary skills to the venture.
The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services said four people are suffering from a rare form of fungal meningitis linked to a Massachusetts company.
The senator says he’ll donate campaign donations he received from executives at the compounding pharmacy suspected in a deadly outbreak of fungal meningitis.
A Westborough company run by the same executives who operated a specialty pharmacy linked to a fatal meningitis outbreak has agreed to temporarily shut down.
Gov. Deval Patrick says the specialty pharmacy linked to a deadly meningitis outbreak may have misled regulators and done work beyond the scope of its state license.
The number of people sickened by a deadly meningitis outbreak has now reached 119 cases, including 11 deaths.
As many as 13,000 people received steroid shots suspected in a national meningitis outbreak, health officials said Monday. But it’s not clear how many are in danger.
The Framingham-based pharmacy that produced the steroid has issued a voluntary recall of all of its products, calling it a precautionary measure.