Keyword: Akorn

Akorn plant cited in FDA Form 483

Akorn has faced a variety of manufacturing problems that have led to recalls. It turns out, it is also dealing with a Form 483 issued recently for one of its plants in Decatur, IL.

Akorn's Hi-Tech is the source of large Actavis recall

The recalls for generic drugmaker Hi-Tech Pharmacal continue to pile up and this time it is bad news for another drugmaker. The unit of Akorn is recalling of hundreds of thousands of bottles of sterile ophthalmic solution, most of it produced for Allergan's Actavis.

Akorn's Hi-Tech source of another recall

When Akorn bought Hi-Tech Pharmacal a couple of years ago, CEO Raj Rai called the $640 million deal transformative. Most recently, what has transformed for Illinois-based Akorn is recalls tied to manufacturing issues at Hi-Tech.