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Mallinckrodt's Opioid Resolution Through Generic Unit Bankruptcy May Be 'Test Case'

Mallinckrodt to pay $1.6bn and place its generics unit in bankruptcy under agreement in principle for US global settlement; six states are not on board, including New York, whose suit is still set to go to trial March 20.

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Fool Me Twice: Chinese Supplier Of Recalled Cardinal Health Surgical Gowns Sparked Quality Concerns Back In 2018

Cardinal Health continued using Siyang HolyMed to supply the firm with so-called Level 3 surgical gowns despite the Chinese contract manufacturer’s track record of quality worries dating back a few years. Meanwhile, the device maker has announced a second recall, this time related to its PreSource Kits that contain the recalled gowns. Cardinal Health says it will likely lose $96m in the second quarter of fiscal year 2020 because of the recalls.

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9.1 Million Surgical Gowns Recalled By Cardinal Health; Firm Pins Sterility Woes On Contract Manufacturer

More than 9 million surgical gowns used in many everyday surgical procedures, including open heart surgery and knee replacements, have been recalled because of sterility concerns. Cardinal Health Inc. has placed the blame on a contract manufacturer that made the gowns in "unapproved locations that did not maintain proper environmental conditions."

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‘Immediately Discontinue’ Using Potentially Nonsterile Surgical Gowns, Packs From Cardinal Health, FDA Warns; Company Assessing Quality Issues

The US agency is telling health-care providers to yank specific gowns – and procedural packs that contain the gowns – from shelves because their maker, Cardinal Health Inc., cannot assure their sterility. The agency is also warning that the problem could lead to a shortage of so-called Level 3 gowns, which are used in a wide-array of everyday surgical procedures.

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