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Health alert issued for heartburn medication

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The Food and Drug Administration issued a health alert about heartburn medication Zantac.

According to the alert, the drug contains low levels of a chemical called NDMA, which is linked to an increased risk of colon and uterine cancer.

A recall has not been issued as the FDA examines whether the low levels of NDMA pose a serious health risk.

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