Chinese authorities have launched an investigation about unfair advertising means for weight loss Herbal reports citing local television Chinese newspaper Bejing Morning Post.Drug manufacturers have argued that it helped the daughter of former US President Bill Clinton to lose almost 12 kilograms in just one month.
spreads in China under the brand name «America Seven-Point Thinness» patch is recommended to attach to those parts of the body where there is excess body fat, then the excess fat supposedly started sweat through the skin.
However, as shown by the preliminary investigation, oily liquid was extracted from the patch after attachment to any warm surface, such as a cup of hot water to the screen or turning on the TV.
As stated in the advertisement, the patch was imported from the United States, where he became the champion of sales and, moreover, helped to lose weight daughter Chelsea Clinton.In fact it turned out to be a Chinese manufacturer company based in major industrial center of Tianjin.
Over the past few months, sales of the drug in the US China amounted to 26.32 million dollars.
China is taking emergency measures to combat violations of standards of food, medicines and toys after a series of scandals surrounding Chinese counterfeit products in the US and Latin America.In late May of this year, Zheng Xiaoyu (Zheng Xiaoyu), head of the Office of the Chinese Food and Drug Administration in 1998-2005 and was convicted of corruption and bribery, was sentenced to death.The Chinese authorities have announced their intention to test the validity of 170,000 licenses for medicines and food products issued over the years, high-ranking official.