Taiwan calcium carbonate drugs scare identifies 19 companies

By Josie Shillito
Published: Monday, 20 April 2015

Taiwan's industry body appears to be taking the presence of industrial grade magnesium carbonate and calcium carbonate in stomach medicine very seriously. Its ongoing investigation has revealed even more over the counter drugs at risk

Taiwan’s food and drugs watchdog has stepped up its crackdown on the use of industrial grade magnesium carbonate and calcium carbonate in the country’s pharmaceutical products. 

The country's Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has now demanded that all incriminated...

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