The Department of Health today (July 6) instructed two licensed medicine wholesalers to recall five products containing valsartan from the market. Picture shows one of the affected products, Valsartan Stada 80mg tablets. SCMP Pictures (HANDOUT from ISD)

Hong Kong health department issues recall for five heart drugs containing valsartan that was made in China

An estimated 30,000 people could be affected by recall of pharmaceuticals used to treat hypertension and heart failure

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The Department of Health today (July 6) instructed two licensed medicine wholesalers to recall five products containing valsartan from the market. Picture shows one of the affected products, Valsartan Stada 80mg tablets. SCMP Pictures (HANDOUT from ISD)
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