Walmart joins CVS and Walgreens by not selling Zantac for possible cancer link

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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV)- Walmart will not be selling the heartburn drug “Zantac” due to cancer concerns.

Walmart joins CVS and Walgreens by suspending sales of acid-reducing medicines with ranitidine(ruh-nih-tuh-deen).

The FDA, says the drug contains low levels of an impurity that could cause cancer.

Walmart says customers can return the affected products for a refund.

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