Antibiotic recalled by FDA

Updated: Wednesday, October 16 2013, 08:38 AM EDT
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WASHINGTON, D.C. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The FDA is recalling an antibiotic used in hospitals.

Apparently, inspectors found floating particles like metal, cotton fibers and hair in several vials of the drug.

If injected into a patient it could result in forming blood clots that cause stroke or even a heart attack.

The medicine was made by B. Braun Medical and revolves around one specific lot of the antibiotic Cefepime and Dextrose.

Patients experiencing health problems should contact their physician



Antibiotic recalled by FDA
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