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Tylenol Poisoning #548371

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 15, 1986
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(NYC: Norma Quarles) No. states banning sale of Johnson and Johnson's Tylenol capsules due to recent murder of New York woman from cyanide-contaminated prod. noted. [Dist. attorney Carl VERGARI - notes possibility cyanide was placed in capsules at manufacturer site is under consideration.] FDA (Food and Drug Administration) analysis said contradicting others' claims of short shelf life of chemical; details given. Status of investigation outlined. [Pharmaceutical Trade Association spokesperson Jack WALDEN - explains focus of upcoming industry meeting] [WOMAN - acknowledges fear.]

Reporter(s):
Chung, Connie;
Quarles, Norma
Duration:
00:02:10

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