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Drug Tampering / Colorado #520380

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 26, 1982
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(Studio) Poisoning of Excedrin and Anacin in Colorado reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Denver, Colorado) Mercury chloride poisoning of Excedrin and rat poisoning of Anacin examined; films shown. [Victim Emily JURICK - describes symptoms.] Excedrin mfrs., Bristol-Myers, noted recalling all extra strength capsules; similar move with Anacin prods. mentioned. [Dr. Barry RUMACK - notes dilemma faced by media in covering situation.] Apparent poisoning, with tranquilizer, of frozen food reported.
REPORTER: Mary Nissenson

(Studio) Surgeon General Dr. C. Everett Koop's warning to pediatricians regarding tampered drugs quoted.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Mudd, Roger;
Nissenson, Mary

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