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Products found to contain undeclared medicines

The United States: Public Notification: Skinny Pill contains hidden drug ingredient DMAA
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is advising consumers not to purchase or use Skinny Pill, a product promoted and sold for weight loss on various websites, and possibly in some retail stores.

FDA laboratory analysis confirmed that Skinny Pill contains undeclared DMAA, also known as 1,3-dimethylamylamine or methylhexanamine. The dietary supplement industry often refers to DMAA as “geranium extract”. Ingestion of DMAA can elevate blood pressure and could lead to cardiovascular problems, including heart attack, shortness of breath and tightening of the chest.

Please refer to the following website in FDA for details:

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

Ends/Friday, Oct 18, 2019
Issued at HKT 16:30