For many years, "chromium standard" has been manufacturing hollow gelatin capsules haunting "poison capsule" caused by chromium poisoning. The Jinan municipal food and drug supervision Bureau in the city carried out a hollow gelatin capsules and capsules special supervision and inspection and testing of drugs covering drug production, distribution, use, unit 37, sampling 82 batches of hollow capsules and capsule drug, chromium content results are in line with the standards, the public can rest assured that use.
It is understood that, in February-April of this year, I launched a hollow gelatin capsules and capsule pharmaceutical special supervision and inspection and testing. In production link, on city 15 home Ming rubber hollow capsule and capsule agent drug production enterprise for supervision check, sampling Ming rubber hollow capsule 14 batch, and capsule agent drug 38 batch, on focus Enterprise for has full cover check and sampling; in circulation using link, focus on part urban and rural combined Department, and rural, area of 22 home small pharmacy (small clinic, and village health room) sales using of 30 batch capsule agent drug for check and sampling, above 82 batch samples economic city food drug test detection Center detection, chrome content are meet The provisions of Chinese Pharmacopoeia 2010 Edition.
Jinan City food and Drug Administration said hollow capsules made from gelatin, but some unscrupulous manufacturers manufactured by industrial gelatin, industrial materials such as chromium powder used in the tanning process can cause chromium residue, if made with these raw materials to processed into gelatin capsules, capsules must be very high levels of chromium.