Germany and France pull Takeda's diabetes pill Actos from market

06/9/2011 | Wall Street Journal, The · Reuters

French and German regulators are banning Takeda Pharmaceutical's diabetes medicine Actos in light of an epidemiological study linking the drug, also known as pioglitazone, to an increased risk of bladder cancer. U.S. officials did not indicate a plan to follow suit, Takeda said.

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