Products found to contain undeclared medicines
|Canada: Foreign Product Alert: Adipessum Miracle Slimming Capsules, Beautiful Lose Weight, Blue Pearl All Natural Male Enhancement pill, Chong Cao Dan pills, Fruta Planta Life capsules, Hard Rod Plus capsules, Hard Times for Men capsule, Linsen Double Caulis Plus capsules, Lishou Fuling Jiaonang, Lose Weight 30, Red Ant, Super Soniic capsules, Wan Ling Ren Sem Chin Kuo Pill.
|Health Canada announces that the following foreign health products have been found by regulators in other countries (United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Australia Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) and Singapore Health Sciences Authority (HSA)) to contain undeclared drug ingredients. The products are not authorized for sale in Canada and have not been found in the Canadian marketplace, but it is possible they may have been brought into the country by travellers or purchased over the Internet.
The products include:
- Blue Pearl All Natural Male Enhancement pill: undeclared sildenafil (FDA)
- Hard Rod Plus capsules: undeclared aminotadalafil (TGA)
- Hard Times for Men capsule: undeclared sildenafil (FDA)
- Red Ant: undeclared sildenafil (TGA)
- Super Soniic capsules: undeclared strychnine and sildenafil (TGA)
- Adipessum Miracle Slimming capsules: undeclared fluoxetine (FDA)
- Beautiful Lose Weight: undeclared sibutramine and phenolphthalein (TGA)
- Fruta Planta Life capsules: undeclared sibutramine (FDA)
- Lishou Fuling Jiaonang: undeclared sibutramine (TGA)
- Lose Weight 30: undeclared sibutramine (TGA)
- Chong Cao Dan pills: undeclared dexamethasone, chlorpheniramine and frusemide (furosemide) (HSA)
- Linsen Double Caulis Plus capsules: undeclared dexamethasone (FDA)
- Wan Ling Ren Sem Chin Kuo pills: undeclared dexamethasone (HSA)
Please refer to the following website in Health Canada for details:
In Hong Kong, the above products are not registered pharmaceutical products. Related news was previously issued by FDA, TGA and HSA, and was posted on the Drug Office website on 31 Oct 2017, 3 Nov 2017, 8 Nov 2017, 10 Nov 2017, 13 Nov 2017, 14 Nov 2017, 21 Nov 2017 and 14 Dec 2017.
Ends/Thursday, Jan 18, 2018
Issued at HKT 16:00