Comments for: More contaminated drugs found, but Ellsworth hospital says its medication still safe

Posted Nov. 02, 2012, at 5:13 p.m.
Last modified Nov. 03, 2012, at 7:58 a.m.

Federal regulators have detected contamination in two more drugs made by a Massachusetts pharmacy tied to a deadly meningitis outbreak, but neither medication made its way to Maine, except in a topical form still considered safe. Regulators announced Thursday that they had found bacterial contamination in preservative-free betamethasone, an injectable …

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