Contaminated compound in Meningitis outbreak not used at The Everett Clinic


Zepeda, April
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
To our valued patients:

As you may have heard, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) recently announced a safety alert regarding a fungal contamination in certain methylprednisolone compounds used in epidural injections.

We want to assure you that this none of this compound was used at any location or by any provider at The Everett Clinic. The compound in questions was produced by a compounding pharmacy in Massachusetts. The Everett Clinic makes it a practice to purchase commercially produced products only from manufacturers who are FDA regulated. This compounding center was not FDA regulated.

Your health is very important to us. If you have any additional questions, please contact your physician.