The Aword

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In 1993 Alcon was in trouble for failure to submit mandatory Medical Device Reports (MDRs) and in the following year, the FDA noted that inspection at Alcon disclosed repeated and new significant GMP deficiencies.

This demonstrates the company's continuing low standards of ethics and their disregard for their statutory duties.

It is not yet clear what action was taken over their misdemeanours.