Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories Division
Current Parent Company: 
Pfizer
Penalty: 
$30,000,000
Year: 
2000
Date: 
October 3, 2000
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
drug or medical equipment safety violation
Violation Description: 

The Food and Drug Administration announced that Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories Division of American Home Products Corporation and Wyeth- Ayerst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. signed a consent decree of permanent injunction in which Wyeth agreed to a series of measures aimed at ensuring that the products manufactured at Wyeth's Marietta, Pa. and Pearl River, N.Y. facilities are made in compliance with FDA's good manufacturing practice regulations.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Food and Drug Administration
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
pharmaceuticals
Specific Industry of Parent: 
pharmaceuticals
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Parent company note: 
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