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CVS, Walgreens and Rite Aid pull Zantac (Ranitidine) and generics as recall spreads around the globe! They stated, “This action is being taken out of an abundance of caution due to a recent Product Alert from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that ranitidine products may contain a low level of nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), which is a probable human carcinogen.” N-nitrosodimethylamine, or NDMA, is a yellow, odorless liquid chemical produced as by-product of several industrial processes and once used to make rocket fuel and has been found in some water systems, pesticides and food products. In animals, NDMA has caused...
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