• What's Actually in Your Dietary Supplements? Maybe Drugs, Study Says

    7 monthes ago - By Fortune

    N wide-ranging analysis, researchers studying dietary supplements that had been submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration found that the little pills could be big trouble. Many of these unregulated, supposed dietary aids contain prescription drugs as part of their makeup, researchers wrote in an article published in the journal JAMA Network Open .
    “Potentially harmful active pharmaceuticals continue to be identified in over-the-counter dietary supplements,” they wrote.
    Looking at a period between 2007 and 2016, researchers analyzed supplements tainted with pharmaceuticals. In...
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  • U.S. FDA cracks down on electronic cigarette producers

    7 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration sent letters to 21 electronic cigarette manufacturers seeking information to assess whether the products are being marketed illegally. Fred Katayama reports.
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