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Arizona state pharmacy board backs off regulation of dietary supplements
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In a December 2013 announcement the Food and Drug Administrationnbspadvised consumers not to purchase or use CONTROL All Natural Sexual Enhancement a product promoted and sold for sexual enhancementnbspFDA laboratory analysis confirmed that the product contains the undeclared ingredients sulfoaildenafil and dimethylsildenafilnbspSulfoaildenafil and dimethylsildenafil are structurally similar to sildenafil the active ingredient in Viagra an FDA approved prescription drug for erectile dysfunction
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The issue Though the Food and Drug Administration regulates supplement claims itrsquos the Federal Trade Commission that oversees dietary supplement advertising In recent years the FTC has prosecuted a number of cases involving big name companies like Nestleacute Dannon POM Wonderful and lovate Health Sciences International Richard Cleland the agencyrsquos assistant director of the advertising practices division warned that the FTC will continue to take action against companies making express
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