Keyword: Apotex

Pills and vitamins

Apotex recalling nearly 1.5 million bottles of antidepressant

Canada’s Apotex is perhaps the largest generic drug producer in North America and as such ships large quantities of product to the U.S., meaning its recalls can sometimes involve big numbers. In a recently classified event, the drugmaker is recalling nearly 1.5 million bottles of a generic antidepressant.  
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Shortage of seizure drug leaves Canadian patients frightened

Epilepsy patients in Canada are scrambling to find supplies of seizure drug clobazam after a supply interruptions at Canada’s largest drug company and another supplier led to shortages. While Canada’s Apotex says wholesalers are again getting the product, support groups have alerted patients that some pharmacies are still short of the drug.