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Philny    Posted 07-26-2018 at 21:02:11 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [Email]  
  • Prescription recall
  • Valsartan or Valsartan-Hydrochlorothiazide If you are taking this drug contact your pharmacist.It has a component in it that causes cancer,itís made in China.Why are we buying drugs made in China itís not like buying something at harbor freight.

    Tim Daley(MI)    Posted 07-29-2018 at 06:41:29 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
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  • The answer is because many of today's health care insurance company's HMO, PPO, Medicare, and OWE-CARE plans require that the pharmacies always supply a generic form of the drug first, and if not available, then you get the high dollar one. Who supplies those generic drugs are a mystery and maybe we consumers should demand that as with most products sold in the USA today, they start putting the country of origin on the labels and written instruction info sheets...HHHMMMM??? You can ask the pharmacist and/or your doctor too, but I doubt if the doctor can answer that. You can do your own homework and look up the drug manufacturer that made it -that info is always on your prescription bottle/label.

    Tim Daley(MI)

    Jack - Iowa    Posted 07-29-2018 at 07:45:34 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
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  • Received a letter from the local pharmacy yesterday. Manufacturer is Solco. Go on their website and they tell you where in China they are made. They are voluntarily recalling the product.

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