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The FDA says Macleods Pharmaceuticals is recalling the blood pressure medicine losartan.

If you are taking blood pressure medication you may want to check your medicine cabinet.

Macleods Pharmaceuticals Limited is voluntarily recalling 32 lots of Losartan tablets.

According to the FDA, the recall was issued after trace amounts of an impurity that might be a carcinogen were detected.

Patients who are currently taking the medication are urged to speak with their doctors before stopping use.

Macleods says it has not received any reports of adverse events related to the recall.

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