Drug Recall; Patients at Hospital Monitored

JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO (KMOX) – Some patients at a hospital in Jefferson County are being contacted because they may have been given a drug that was recalled.

Missouri Health officials said today the drug comes from the New England Compounding Center.

Officials have not released the name of the the drug or say why it was recalled… but they say it is not the same drug that caused the meningitis outbreak, even though that drug came from the same center.

Jefferson Memorial Hospital says no illnesses have been reported but it is working with health officials.


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