Tuesday, 20 of November of 2018

Compounding Pharmacies Receive Scrutiny After Fungal Meningitis Outbreak

By Randy Appleton, Virginia Medical Malpractice Lawyer

Compounding pharmacies and their loose regulations are in the spotlight after dozens were sickened and eight died from fungal meningitis associated with steroid injections. To learn more, read the full story here…

“Fungal Meningitis Scare Puts Spotlight on Compounding Pharmacies”


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