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J&J recalls 50 million more drugs on top of 200 million recalled throughout 2010

Posted on Jan 28, 2011 in Uncategorized

Friday, January 21, 2011 by: Jonathan Benson, staff writer (NaturalNews) Just when it seemed like the Johnson & Johnson (J&J) recall saga had come to a close, the company announced yet another recall that includes nearly 50 million units of Tylenol, Benadryl, Rolaids, Sudafed and Sinutab. According to the official press release from McNeil Consumer Healthcare, the pharmaceutical division of J&J that makes these drugs, the currently-recalled product lots were all produced at the Fort Washington, Penn., plant prior to the April 2010 recall, so the company has decided that it is...

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Johnson & Johnson's troubled times

Posted on Sep 24, 2010 in Uncategorized

By Parija Kavilanz, senior writerSeptember 20, 2010: 4:51 AM ET NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) — Criminal investigations, “phantom” recalls and executive oustings are exposing a dark side of Johnson & Johnson, once considered a pillar of American industry. First, lawmakers investigating J&J’s (JNJ, Fortune 500) string of drug recalls announced a second hearing to ask executives to explain inconsistencies in testimony of what they knew about problems with drugs like Tylenol and Benadryl and why they were yanked off store shelves. Those over-the-counter drugs were made...

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