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Spiked Supplement Holiday Deliveries Stopped By Import Examinations

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

FDA alerts consumers and health care providers to 13 products found in examinations of international mail shipments to contain sildenafil and one with the banned drug sibutramine.

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