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Products found to contain undeclared medicines

Australia: Safety advisory: Placebo Tablets were found to contain undeclared clenbuterol
The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has tested a product labelled Placebo and found that the tablets contain the undeclared substance clenbuterol which is a prescription-only substance in Australia.

Placebo tablets pose a serious risk to health and should not be taken. TGA investigations have shown that a number of people in Australia may have bought the product online.

Consumers are advised to stop taking the product and consult their health care practitioner if they have any concerns arising from the use of the product.

Please refer to the following website in TGA for details:

In Hong Kong, the above product is not a registered pharmaceutical product.

Ends/ Friday, March 10, 2017
Issued at HKT 15:00
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