Nov 12, 2013
Health warning on diet-pill cocktails
The Food and Drug Administration yesterday warned members of the public not to use cocktail formulas of diet pills, as some might contain sibutramine, whose side-effects can be lethal and whose usage must be strictly supervised by a doctor.
Mums earned a 12k from selling banned slimming drug that could cause strokes
TWO mothers imported thousands of slimming tablets that had been banned due to health fears and sold them over the internet.
'100pc herbal' traditional Chinese medicine contained serious health risk ingredients
A TRADITIONAL Chinese medicine practitioner believed she had stocked "100 per cent herbal" viagra-like products which turned out to be laced with drugs that carry serious public health risks, a court has heard.
Herbal weight loss pills: 4 brands to avoid
Manufacturers of "all natural" weight loss pills are secretly lacing them with unsafe prescription drugs, according the Food and Drug Administration .