Criminals disrupt Australian Valium supply
Criminals have disrupted Australia’s Valium supply by removing the drug from 50-tablet packs and replacing it with unrelated medicines.
This has sparked an urgent recall of 5mg Valium in 50-tablet blister packs.
Batches of the medicines used as replacements have also been recalled.
Valium is a Roche product and the others are Apotex products.
A Roche spokesperson said the company was confident the tampering occurred after the Valium left the Roche warehouse in Australia.
“Roche is working closely