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Man charged over Nurofen Plus contamination

26th September 2011

Police have charged 30-year-old Christopher McGuire from south London with the contamination of packs of Nurofen Plus.

He has been charged with two counts of administering a noxious substance and one of contaminating goods. Four packs of the medication were found to contain Seroquel XL, an anti-psychotic drug, while one contained Neurontin, which is used to treat epilepsy. The contaminated packs were bought in Victoria, Beckenham and Bromley in London, and in Northern Ireland. 

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Article Information

Title: Man charged over Nurofen Plus contamination
Author: Jess Laurence
Article Id: 19847
Date Added: 26th Sep 2011


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