TITLE

FDA Warns Companies Marketing Fraudulent Therapies for Avian Flu

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Liz
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
American Family Physician;1/15/2006, Vol. 73 Issue 2, p199
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the warning given by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to several companies claiming that their products are effective against avian influenza. The FDA is concerned about the safety or effectiveness of these products for treating or preventing avian flu. Some of the products are dietary supplements promoted as natural alternatives to approved treatments.
ACCESSION #
19567378

 

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