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P/500 Paracetamol tablets do not contain 'Machupo' virus, says Malaysia's MOH
 

P/500 Paracetamol tablets do not contain 'Machupo' virus, says Malaysia's MOH

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Rumours of the 'Machupo' virus being present in P/500 paracetamol tablets have been dismissed by the Ministry of Health, with the director-general advising the public not to trust hoax messages and to make sure that the health products consumed are always registered.
 
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9 Feb 2017 - General
 
Machupo Virus in Paracetamol tablets rumour spread in Malaysia. MOH Malaysia Said that Machupo virus does not present in paracetamol tablets which is a impossible task as it is unable to grow at dry environment. As per my experience there is no specific test being specified for microbiological testing of machupo virus for batch release for commercialization. It is to be included I hope so. Further people should aware of physical of tablets and should discontinue the use and consult physician im...
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