Tuesday, 15 May 2018
Warning: HSA raises alert on two health products containing potent steroid
A Singaporean woman in her 70s was admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) for serious post-surgery complications while a man in his 60s developed Cushing's syndrome after consuming health products taken for pain relief obtained from Malaysia, said the Health Sciences Authority (HSA) on Monday (May 14).
HSA has warned the public not to consume two health products: Ausbee Australia® Ausbee Herbal Powder Capsules and Shen Loon She™ Edoly Capsule.
In a news release, HSA said that that several potent Western medicinal ingredients that are prohibited were found in the products, including ibuprofen, dexamethasone and chlorpheniramine.
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