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Products found to contain undeclared medicines

The United States: Slim Forte Slimming Capsules and Botanical Slimming Soft Gel: Public Notification - undeclared drug ingredient
Further to the notification posted by the FDA on 8 July 2011, Intercharm Inc., is recalling Slim Forte Slimming Capsules and Botanical Slimming Soft Gel to the consumer/user level. The reason is these products were found to contain sibutramine, which was removed from the U.S. market in October 2010 for safety reasons.

Please refer to the following website in FDA for details:

In Hong Kong, the above products are not registered pharmaceutical products. The news has been released by the FDA and posted on the website of Pharmaceutical Service on 9 July 2011.

Ends/ Thursday, July 28, 2011
Issued at HKT 12:30
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