Doctor’s advice on blood pressure medicine recall

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Losartan is included in an expanded recall for blood pressure medication.
Dr. Timothy Quinn joined us on set to discuss what patients need to know.  
The FDA reported there are impurities in the drug that can result in cancer.
However, you should not abrubtly stop the medication. Instead, consult with your doctor.  
Dr. Quinn has been talking with pharmacists and says the pharmacies are working with the
pharmaceutical companies to replace the medication. In the event that someone is identified as having the medication that is potentially
contaminated. The companies will replace it with safe medicine at no out-of pocket
cost to the patient.

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