CVS, Walgreens and Rite Aid suspend sale of Zantac over potential cancer risk

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CVS, Walgreens and Rite Aid are pulling Zantac, and the generic form of the popular heartburn medication from shelves, over a potential cancer risk.

According to U.S. health regulators, there's a potentially dangerous carcinogen in prescription and over-the-counter versions of the drug. 

Despite the decision to stop selling the medicine, the products have not been recalled.

CVS customers can return them for a full refund.

There is no word yet on possible refunds from the other pharmacy chains.

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