FDA CONSUMER HEALTH INFORMATION - FDA's MedWatch Safety Alerts: July 2010
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-- "Miracle Mineral Supplement," which acts like an industrial-strength bleach and causes severe side effects when consumed as directed -- stolen asthma inhalers, which may be contaminated and have appeared in pharmacies -- a product sold as an herbal weight-loss supplement that contains prescription drug ingredients, stimulants, and a controlled substance
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