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Title: The global implications of the gentamicin histamine contamination- sorting fact from fiction.
Austin Authors: Trubiano, Jason ;Keith, Claire ;Devchand, Misha ;Garrett, Kent 
Affiliation: Pharmacy Department, Austin Health, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
The National Centre for Infections in Cancer, Department of Infectious Diseases, MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Department of Medicine, Austin Health, The University of Melbourne, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
Centre for Antibiotic Allergy and Research, Austin Health, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
Department of Infectious Diseases, Austin Health, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
Issue Date: 26-Nov-2018
Date: 2018-11-26
Publication information: Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy 2018; online first: 26 November
Abstract: On the 6th of October 2017 the Therapeutics Goods Administration (TGA) in conjunction with Pfizer Australia released a statement to recall 10 batches of gentamicin Infection BP 80mg in 2ml Steriluer ampoules, due to the finding that these batches may have contained higher than expected amounts of histamine, a residual from the manufacturing process(1).….
DOI: 10.1128/AAC.02053-18
ORCID: 0000-0002-5111-6367
Journal: Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy
PubMed URL: 30478169
Type: Journal Article
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