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#Diet pills

# diet-pills - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

World alert issued over diet pills that kill
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# Interpol

World alert issued over diet pills that kill

May 5th 2015, 8:28 AM 16,762 Views 18 Comments

The world police agency has raised the alarm in 190 countries.

# diet-pills - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

21-year-old 'burned up from within' and died after taking diet pills bought online
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# Highly Toxic

21-year-old 'burned up from within' and died after taking diet pills bought online

Apr 21st 2015, 3:30 PM 39,768 Views 29 Comments

Her mother said the doctors ‘never stood a chance of saving her’.

# diet-pills - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Supplements used in weight loss and bodybuilding linked to death in US
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# Warning

Supplements used in weight loss and bodybuilding linked to death in US

Nov 13th 2013, 7:11 PM 12,372 Views 43 Comments

Consumers are being warned not to take products in the OxyELITE range.

# diet-pills - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Clinics told to stop advertising 'weight loss' fertility drug
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Clinics told to stop advertising 'weight loss' fertility drug

Jun 12th 2012, 3:31 PM 6,009 Views 2 Comments

The drug, human chorionic gonadotropin, is licensed for use in fertility treatment, and the Irish Medicines Board said it “advises strongly” against its use for weight loss.

# diet-pills - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

Pharmacists dispute health warnings over meal replacement products
# Weight Loss
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# Weight Loss

Pharmacists dispute health warnings over meal replacement products

Mar 27th 2012, 11:40 AM 4,164 Views 15 Comments

The Irish Pharmacy Union has disputed claims that over-the-counter meal replacement products can encouarge “a cycle of failure” in people attempting to manage their weight.

# diet-pills - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Consumers warned against buying illegal diet pills online
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# Online Drugs

Consumers warned against buying illegal diet pills online

Jan 4th 2012, 6:16 PM 8,496 Views 19 Comments

The Irish Medicines Board has warned that seemingly ‘safe’ slimming products bought online can contain Sibutramine – a substance linked to heart attacks and strokes that has been and withdrawn from the worldwide market.

# diet-pills - Thursday 25 November, 2010

Death-warning drug was never licensed in Ireland
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Death-warning drug was never licensed in Ireland

Nov 25th 2010, 9:14 PM 885 Views 0 Comments

Medicines Board reassures that weight-loss medicine which is linked to 500 deaths was not prescribed here.