2 Replies |Watch This Discussion | Report This| Share this:Contamination Responsible for Topamax Recall?Just when you thought you were safe, <b>yet another AED is being recalled for the possibility of contamination.</b><br /><b><br /></b><br />57,000 bottles of Topamax (topiramate), are being pulled by a division of J&J, although the pharmaceutical company claims <i>only</i> about 6,000 bottles remain in circulation.<br /><br /><br />The medicines are being recalled because of a mouldy smell thought to be contamination with TBA — <b>a preservative used in wooden shipping pallets. (UGH!)</b><br /><b><br /></b><br /><b>For further information, go to:</b><br /><b><br /></b><br /><b><a href="http://www.inpharm.com/news/154392/tba-contamination-topamax-ortho-mcneil-neurologics">http://www.inpharm.com/news/154392/tba-contamination-topamax-ortho-mcneil-neurologics</a></b><br /><b><br /></b><br /><b>Phylis Feiner Johnson</b><br /><b>www.epilepsytalk.com</b><br /><b><br /></b>
Report This| Share this:Contamination Responsible for Topamax Recall?Here's a link to the WebMD story will all the details including bottle codes! <br /><br /><a href="http://www.webmd.com/epilepsy/news/20110414/johnson-and-johnson-recalls-topomax-due-to-odor">http://www.webmd.com/epilepsy/news/20110414/johnson-and-johnson-recalls-topomax-due-to-odor</a>
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