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New England Compounding Pharmacy

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Massachusetts, Michigan To Coordinate NECC Meningitis Probes

Authorities in Michigan and Massachusetts will coordinate their investigations of a Framingham company that sold steroid injection materials linked to a fungal meningitis outbreak that sickened hundreds of people in 20 states.

11/25/2013

The New England Compounding Center in Framingham. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Victims Of Compounding Pharmacy’s Tainted Steroids Face Mounting Frustration

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette said in a prepared statement on Sunday that he and Boston U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz will hold a news conference Monday to discuss a development in the independent state and federal investigations into NECC.

11/24/2013

The New England Compounding Center in Framingham.

Death Toll In Meningitis Outbreak Increases To 23

The death toll in a nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak tied to a Framingham pharmacy increased to 23 on Sunday.

10/20/2012

The New England Compounding Center in Framingham.

Victims Of Meningitis Outbreak Face Long & Uncertain Recovery

At least 271 people have fallen ill after contracting meningitis from a contaminated batch of medicine.

10/20/2012

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21 Dead, 271 Sickened In Meningitis Outbreak, NH Victim Files Lawsuit

A New Hampshire victim in the nationwide meningitis outbreak is among those who filed suit this week against the company linked to the outbreak.

10/19/2012

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Fungus Behind Meningitis Outbreak Found In Vials From Framingham Pharmacy

Health officials have confirmed that a fungus behind a meningitis outbreak has also been found in unopened vials of steroid medication.

10/18/2012

PainCare LLC in Merrimack, New Hampshire

742 Patients Possibly Exposed To Tainted Steroids In NH

The number of people sickened by a deadly meningitis outbreak has now reached 119 cases, including 11 deaths.

10/09/2012

A syringe. (Photo Illustration by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

Death Toll Rises To 8 In Framingham Pharmacy-Linked Meningitis Outbreak

As many as 13,000 people received tainted epidural steroid injections manufactured at a Framingham compounding pharmacy according to the Centers for Disease Control.

10/08/2012

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Framingham Pharmacy Linked To Meningitis Issues Recall

The pharmacy that distributed a steroid linked to an outbreak of fungal meningitis has issued a voluntary recall of all of its products, calling the move a precautionary measure.

10/07/2012

The New England Compounding Center in Framingham.

CT Lawmaker Wants Stronger Oversight Of Compounding Pharmacies After Outbreak

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is calling for stronger government oversight of so-called “compounding pharmacies” amid a meningitis outbreak in several states that has killed seven people.

10/07/2012