US Agencies Send Warnings to Companies Selling Unapproved Anti-Opioid ProductsLast Updated: Monday, January 29, 2018
(January 25, 2018) Two federal agencies – the Federal Trade Commission and the Food and Drug Administration – recently warned a dozen companies for “illegally marketing unapproved products” that claim to treat opioid addiction and withdrawal, according to a recent press release.
“Health fraud scams like these can pose serious health risks. These products have not been demonstrated to be safe or effective and may keep some patients from seeking appropriate, FDA-approved therapies,” the release continued. Read more and see the list of companies.