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The United States: Public Notification: Tibet Babao contains hidden drug ingredient sildenafil
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is advising consumers not to purchase or use Tibet Babao, a product promoted for sexual enhancement. This product was identified by FDA during an examination of international mail shipments.

FDA laboratory analysis confirmed that Tibet Babao contains sildenafil, the active ingredient in the FDA approved prescription drug Viagra, used to treat erectile dysfunction (ED). This undeclared ingredient may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs such as nitroglycerin and may lower blood pressure to dangerous levels. Men with diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, or heart disease often take nitrates.

Please refer to the following website in FDA for details:

In Hong Kong, the above product is not a registered pharmaceutical product. Related news has been released by the TGA, and was posted on the Drug Office website on 18 July 2014.

Ends/ Monday, March 02, 2015
Issued at HKT 13:00
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