meningitis

Federal prosecutors charged 14 people following deadly meningitis outbreak from tainted meds

On Wednesday, a co-owner of a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy and its supervising pharmacist were charged after a meningitis outbreak killed dozens of people in a multiple states. The outbreak was a result of tainted steroids given to patients from the company in 2012. In 20 states, more than 750 patients contracted fungal infections following injections of preservative-free methylprednisolone […]