Telangana DCA seizes Saline Bottles

Sarojini Devi Eye HospitalTelangana Drug Control Administration seized Ringer’s Lactate (RL) saline bottles from Sarojini Devi Eye Hospital, which reportedly caused seven patients turning blind after post surgery.

Ringer’s Lactate was manufactured by Nagpur-based pharma company , Haseeb Pharmaceuticals, which is said to have caused bacterial infection to 13 patients.

Telangana Drug Control Administration has not only seized the 48 bottles of the drug batch but also collected samples from Niloufer hospital following complaints.

While out of seven, three patients have the chances to get back their eyesight after proposed surgery . while remaining four would have to undergo treatment for some more time before the doctors decide upon as how to proceed .