Drug maker expands recall of blood pressure medicine containing carcinogen

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Torrent Pharmaceuticals is now including 6 lots of Losartan Potassium and Hydrochlorothiazide tablets.

They contain a trace amount of NDEA, a chemical linked to cancer. 

There have been no reports of any sickness. 

If you have these medicines, call your doctor or pharmacist for alternative medicine. 

Don’t stop taking your pills until you get a new prescription because it could be more dangerous to stop. 

More on blood pressure medicine recalls: 

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