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Press Announcements - Health Fraud

Examples of FDA Press Announcements that cite health fraud* related violations. For all FDA Press Announcements, click here.

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Date Press Announcement
11/26/2024 FDA Warns Consumers to Avoid Certain Topical Pain Relief Products Due to Potential for Dangerous Health Effects
11/16/2023 Federal Judge Enters Consent Decrees Against Utah-Based Dietary Supplement Distributor and Manufacturer of Balance of Nature Products
11/15/2023 Federal Court Enters Consent Decree Against Arizona-based Company for Distribution of Unapproved Contraceptive Drugs
09/12/2023 FDA Issues Warning Letters to Firms Marketing Unapproved Eye Products
07/05/2023 FDA, FTC Warn Six Companies for Illegally Selling Copycat Food Products Containing Delta-8 THC
05/04/2022 FDA Issues Warning Letters to Companies Illegally Selling CBD and Delta-8 THC Products
04/20/2022 FDA warns consumers not to purchase or use Artri and Ortiga products, which may contain hidden drug ingredients
*The FDA defines health fraud as the deceptive promotion, advertising, distribution, or sale of a product represented as being effective to prevent, diagnose, treat, cure or lessen an illness or condition, or provide another beneficial effect on health, but that has not been scientifically proven safe and effective for such purposes.




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