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AF leading cause of CV hospitalisation

Atrial fibrillation (AF), the irregular, rapid heart rate that can cause heart palpitations, fatigue, shortness of breath and death, has overtaken heart failure and heart attacks as the leading cause of cardiovascular (CV) hospitalisation, a South Australian study has found. Researchers analysed data collected over two decades by the Australian …

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APO-Valsartan product recall

Apotex, in consultation with the TGA, is recalling all batches and strengths of the company’s supplied APO-Valsartan tablet blister packs due to the presence of trace elements of an impurity. The products being recalled comprise: • APO-Valsartan 40mg tablets (AUST R 185806). • APO-Valsartan 80mg tablets (AUST R 185814). • …

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