Thu October 11, 2012
Meningitis Outbreak Linked To Compounding Pharmacies
Originally published on Thu October 11, 2012 3:23 am
A Meningitis outbreak occurred after a steroid drug commonly injected into people's spines to relieve back pain was apparently contaminated by an ordinary fungus. The problem shines a light on little-known and lightly regulated companies called compounding pharmacies.