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KV Pharmaceutical Subsidiary Pleads Guilty to Two Felonies Regarding Oversized Drugs
Date:3/2/2010

Judge Sentences St. Louis-Based Company to Pay $27.6 Million in Fines, Restitution and Forfeitures

WASHINGTON, March 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ethex Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of St. Louis-based drug manufacturer, KV Pharmaceutical Company, pleaded guilty to two felonies and was sentenced today in connection with the manufacturing of oversized prescription drug tablets, the Justice Department announced today. The government had charged that, despite having knowledge that the two drugs did not meet required specifications, Ethex violated the law by intentionally withholding this information from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Given the seriousness of Ethex's conduct and the risk it posed to consumers of its drugs, the Justice Department pursued felony charges.

According to charges presented in U.S. District Court in St. Louis today, Ethex failed to submit required "field alert reports" to the FDA in 2008 concerning two drugs, propafenone and dextroamphetamine sulfate. Follo
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