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Drug regulator launches probe on WHO alert over deaths in Gambia linked to India-made cough syrups: Report

DNA Thursday, 6 October 2022
The CDSCO said it responded to the WHO within an hour-and-a-half after receiving intimation.
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News video: WHO: 4 Indian cough syrups being probed after 66 children die in Gambia|Oneindia news *International

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The World Health Organisation on Wednesday warned that four "contaminated" and "substandard" cough syrups, allegedly produced by Maiden Pharmaceuticals Limited based in Haryana's Sonipat could be the reason for the deaths of at least 66 children in The Gambia. This has brought at least 4 cough syrups...

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