Posted May 30, 2015

Seller of Supplements for Herpes, Prostate Cancer & More Warned for Drug Claims

On May 7, 2015, the FDA issued a warning letter to Strictly Health Corporation, following a review of the company's websites which found statements made about FENVIR, Prosta Pep and Tonalin brand CLA to be drug claims.

FENVIR contains several "complexes" for immune support, stress relief and "DNA protection" including ingredients like zinc, L-theanine and herbs like Emblica officinalis. It was promoted to treat oral and genital herpes with statements such as "The FENVIR remedy works by attacking the problem of hsv cold sores, genital herpes and shingles from four different angles," and "[A]ll-natural remedy ...that is available without prescription.

Prosta Pep contains beta-sitosterol and was promoted to prevent prostate cancer with statements such as "Defend Against Prostate Cancer ...Lower PSA Score.

(See ConsumerLab.com's Reviews of Prostate Supplements for tests of related products.)

Tonalin is a brand of conjugated linoleic acid, or CLA. It was promoted to treat a variety of conditions with statements such as "[R]educe the incidence of breast cancer, improve asthma, allergy, blood sugar control and diabetes. It even limits atherosclerosis which can lead to heart disease!" and "[R]educing cancer risk ...

See ConsumerLab.com's Reviews of CLA Supplements for tests of related products.

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To read the FDA's warning letter, use the link below.