PARIS Jan 4 France has started measures to
suspend sales of a product known as Uvesterol D, used for
Vitamin D deficiency, after the death of a baby who had been
given a dose of it, a French medical safety watchdog said on
"The conclusions of investigations so far show evidence
pointing to a probable link between the death, and the dose of
Uvesterol D that was administered," the medical safety agency
ANSM said in a statement.
Uvesterol D is developed by the Crinex laboratory.
Officials at Crinex could not be immediately reached for
(Reporting by Sudip Kar-Gupta and Eric Faye; Editing by Robert