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CVS Pharmacy Pulls Zantac from Shelves Due to Cancer Concerns

CVS Pharmacy has pulled Zantac from its shelves due to a concern that the medication might contain a substance that causes cancer, reports said.

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2:32am PDT - September 30th, 2019

Zantac sales suspended by retailer over cancer fears

'This action is being taken out of an abundance of caution,' says CVS

zantac - Independent
2:19am PDT - September 30th, 2019

CVS pulls Zantac and its generic brand over possible cancer link

The FDA said people shouldn't panic, but suggests switching to another over-the-counter drug while the agency tests more samples

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1:34pm PDT - September 29th, 2019

CVS pulls Zantac after traces of known carcinogen

CVS Pharmacy says it is pulling the heartburn medication Zantac from its shelves over traces of a substance with a possible link to cancer. CBSN New York reports.

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12:58pm PDT - September 29th, 2019

Bangladesh bans heartburn drug ranitidine over cancer fears

Bangladesh's drug regulatory authority on Sunday issued a ban on sales of popular heartburn drug ranitidine while it investigates a potential cancer-causing substance in the drug.

zantac - Reuters
7:40am PDT - September 29th, 2019

Zantac: CVS latest to suspend heartburn drug over cancer fears

CVS pharmacies become the latest to withdraw Zantac, a drug being investigated for cancer links.

zantac - BBC News
2:11am PDT - September 29th, 2019

This is far from over

An explosive whistleblower complaint and President Trump. It's Thursday's news.

zantac - USA Today
2:54pm PDT - September 26th, 2019

Health Canada says more heartburn medicines being recalled after impurity found

Health Canada said on Wednesday four companies were recalling popular heartburn drug ranitidine, known by its brand name Zantac, after presence of a probable cancer-causing impurity was found in some of the drugs.

zantac - Reuters
2:16pm PDT - September 25th, 2019

Caution against use of heartburn drug

Days after drugmakers and global public health regulators claim to have taken steps to remove supplies of a popular heartburn medication currently under invesigation by US-Food and Drug Administration

zantac - The Hindu
10:21am PDT - September 22nd, 2019

More blood-pressure pills recalled over cancer-causing chemical

A carcinogen ID'd in recalled losartan tablets is the same one that prompted Novartis to halt distribution of generic Zantac meds

zantac - CBS News
2:06pm PDT - September 20th, 2019

Should You Keep Taking Zantac for Your Heartburn?

Versions of the drug have been found to contain low levels of a carcinogen. But it’s still on pharmacy shelves. Here’s what you need to know.

zantac - The New York Times
1:04pm PDT - September 19th, 2019

Cancer worries halt shipments of generic Zantac

A division of Novartis is reportedly halting distribution of generic Zantac pills amid concerns about an ingredient possibly linked to cancer.

zantac - USA Today
5:52am PDT - September 19th, 2019

Novartis has halted distribution of generic Zantac. Here's what you need to know.

A version of a popular heartburn medicine is now on hold. There are concerns that the generic version of the drug known as Zantac may cause cancer. Novartis stopped the distribution of its prescription version as a precaution. The move comes after the FDA ann…

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4:49am PDT - September 19th, 2019

Novartis halts distribution of generic heartburn medication

The maker of a generic version of Zantac is halting distribution. It comes after an FDA warning about a possible cancer-causing chemical found in Zantac and related heartburn medications. Dr. Jon LaPook explains.

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3:53pm PDT - September 18th, 2019

Cancer concerns halt distribution of heartburn drug Zantac

Novartis said it's conducting its own investigation into traces of a potentially cancer-causing ingredient in Zantac

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3:25pm PDT - September 18th, 2019

Zantac maker halts heartburn drug's distribution after cancer concerns

Novartis said it's conducting its own investigation into traces of a potentially cancer-causing ingredient in Zantac

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1:04pm PDT - September 18th, 2019

Novartis halts distribution of its Zantac versions amid probe into impurities

Drug maker halts distribution of its versions of the drug commonly known as Zantac in all its markets, including Canada and the U.S., after contaminants were found in the heartburn drug.

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10:04am PDT - September 18th, 2019

Novartis halts distribution of its Zantac versions amid probe into impurities

Novartis AG's Sandoz unit said on Wednesday it was halting distribution of its versions of the drug commonly known as Zantac in all its markets, including the United States and Canada, after contaminants were found in the heartburn drug.

zantac - Reuters
8:29am PDT - September 18th, 2019

Zantac has low levels of cancer-causing chemical, FDA warns

U.S. agency found low levels of a "probable" cancer-causing chemical in Zantac and generic heartburn medications

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8:33am PDT - September 14th, 2019

FDA finds cancer-causing chemical in Zantac

U.S. agency found low levels of a "probable" cancer-causing chemical in Zantac and generic heartburn medications

zantac - CBS News
8:33am PDT - September 14th, 2019

FDA finds cancer-causing chemical in heartburn medicine Zantac

Small amounts of a cancer-causing chemical have been found in the popular heartburn medication Zantac, as well is in generic forms of the drug, known as Ranitidine. The FDA is not issuing a recall and says patients can continue taking the medication. Zantac's…

zantac - CBS News
4:44am PDT - September 14th, 2019

Low levels of chemical that’s been linked to cancer discovered in Zantac

The FDA issued an alert that Zantac and its generic versions contain low levels of a probable human carcinogen called NDMA, but it is not calling for individuals to stop taking the drug as the agency continues to investigate.

zantac - NBC News
3:39pm PDT - September 13th, 2019

Moderna and the Art of Personalized Medicine: Brainstorm Health

Happy Friday, readers. In 2018, Moderna Therapeutics filed for a titanic IPO (at that point, the largest biotech public offering in history). It raised $604 million, setting the company up for an initial valuation of about $7.5 billion. But, as is the story w…

zantac - Fortune
3:23pm PDT - September 13th, 2019

FDA Finds ‘Potentially Dangerous’ Cancer-Causing Contaminant in Zantac, Related Drugs

The Food and Drug Administration is investigating levels of a contaminant in popular heartburn medication Zantac and related generic drugs.

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2:58pm PDT - September 13th, 2019

Zantac contains a cancer-causing chemical, FDA says

U.S. agency found low levels of a "probable" cancer-causing chemical in Zantac and generic heartburn medications

zantac - CBS News
2:36pm PDT - September 13th, 2019