FDA finds testing issues at Torrent plant

ERIC PALMER | May 13, 2019

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A year after Torrent Pharmaceuticals first began recalling tainted losartan products manufactured at its Indrad plant, the FDA paid a visit. It found a plant that often routinely reported products out of specification but frequently shipped them to the U.S. anyway. While the liberal redactions in a 17-page Form 483 generated from that visit make it impossible to know whether Torrent’s losartan products were among those that were a problem, the findings indicate a plant with issues.

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