Torrent Pharma’s arm recalls over 10.78 lakh bottles of hypertension tablets from US
22nd Apr 2019

Torrent Pharmaceuticals’ subsidiary -- Torrent Pharmaceuticals Inc is recalling over 10.78 lakh bottles of hypertension treatment tablets from the US and Puerto Rico on account of deviations from current good manufacturing norms. The reason for the recalls is presence of an impurity, N-Methylnitrosobutyric acid (NMBA) in the finished product above the interim acceptable daily intake level of 9.82 parts per million.

Torrent Pharmaceuticals is Flagship Company of the Torrent group, a leader in cardiovascular and central nervous system segments. It also has presence in gastro-intestinal, diabetology, anti-infective and pain management segments.