The cough syrup contained a toxic substance called ethylene glycol. Shutterstock
The cough syrup contained a toxic substance called ethylene glycol. Shutterstock
India

Indian maker of cough syrup linked to Uzbekistan deaths halts production, facility inspected

  • Uzbekistan’s health ministry said that at least 18 children in the country died after consuming the syrup manufactured by Marion Biotech
  • The Indian maker of pharmaceuticals and cosmetics said it regretted the deaths and the company has halted production of the Dok-1 Max syrup

The cough syrup contained a toxic substance called ethylene glycol. Shutterstock
The cough syrup contained a toxic substance called ethylene glycol. Shutterstock
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