Navigation Links
China Launches Probe Into Breast Enhancement Drug

A breast enhancement treatment that promises to transfer unwanted weight from the hips to the breasts is being investigated by Chinese consumer// watchdogs in the wake of recent unflattering media reports.

Bolibao, a "miracle" treatment that comes in the form of a drink, was accused in a television documentary of causing gynaecological problems and doing nothing that it promised.

Gao Xuemin, an expert in traditional Chinese medicine, was quoted by Central China Television on Sunday as saying that claims the product could enlarge breasts were "groundless." The product, made by a Beijing-based company, has been on sale on TV since the end of last year at a price of 99 yuan (USD 12) per box. It has been advertised on 17 local television stations, while on the Internet it is available for as little as 28 yuan (USD 3.5). The company says it takes at least 10 boxes to have an impact.

"Bolibao has been dominating the bestsellers list since the end of last year," said one of the product's sales agents was quoted as saying by 'China Daily'.

He declined to be named or reveal how much he sells each day, though he said sales have not fallen following the adverse television programme.

Haidian Sub-Bureau of Beijing Administration of Industry and Commerce has received dozens of complaints from consumers in recent months saying that the product is ineffective.

Xu Ying, an official of the sub-bureau, said that product sample has been sent to a professional institute for quality check and initial analysis.

"The quality report is expected to be completed in two days and will be made public," she said.

Source:PTI News
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. China tells officials not to hide SARS damage
2. China reports declining number of SARS Cases
3. China says patient may have SARS
4. 15 Anti-SARS Drugs Identified By China-Europe Team of Researchers
5. Adverse Effects Associated with Unauthorised Hepatitis A Vaccine in China
6. Pig Bacterium (Streptococcus suis) Kills 24 In China
7. Watch Out! Pollution hazard from E-waste recycling in India & China
8. French Fries In Cancer Controversy In China
9. China To Distribute Free Condoms To Combat AIDS/HIV
10. HIV Cases Steadily Increasing In China With The Toll Over 1.26 Lakh
11. India And China Discuss Import Of Encephalitis Vaccine
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: China Launches Probe Into Breast Enhancement Drug

(Date:7/25/2014)... Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 ... firm offering discount attorney’s fees with regard to ... Hastings provide a wide range of legal services ... of the negligence of another individual or corporation. Free ... of determining the validity of a potential personal ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... for lymphoma may lower men,s fertility, new research indicates. ... cancers of the body,s white blood cells, often affect ... For men, treatment for these cancers can harm or ... within two years of treatment, the researchers cautioned that ... significant side effect before treatment begins. "While many ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... 2014 Parkulture is proud ... and parkour instructor, Jared “JJ” Woods, will be competing ... American Ninja Warrior. The show will premiere on local ... will rerun on the new Esquire Network on Tuesday, ... resident, has been balancing careers as a professional stuntman ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... The Rottenstein Law Group LLP, ... 25 years of experience advocating for plaintiffs with ... announces the launch of its new website, ... believe they have been harmed by the prescription ... information about the severe adverse side effects allegedly ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... Twins, genes may play a greater role in language ... Researchers found more evidence that language traits, ... largely inherited. The study involving 473 sets of ... of language performance for twins than single-born children) was ... finding disputes hypotheses that attribute delays in early language ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Hastings and Hastings Announces Complimentary Consultation Services 2Health News:Hastings and Hastings Announces Complimentary Consultation Services 3Health News:Lymphoma Treatment May Harm, Halt Men's Sperm Production 2Health News:Jared “JJ” Woods Prepares for American Ninja Warrior City Finals 2Health News:Jared “JJ” Woods Prepares for American Ninja Warrior City Finals 3Health News:Rottenstein Law Group LLP Announces Launch of Xarelto Injury Website 2Health News:Genes May Be Key to Language Delay in Kids 2
... is very rare, affecting approximately one in every 100,000 ... i.e. they are born with empty eye sockets. This ... in the normal way in the first 28 days ... fitted with prosthetic eyes to allow normal facial// development. ...
... which occurs when the heart becomes so enlarged that it ... affects 35 in every 100,000 people. Researchers in the United ... journal Science that a defect in the gene phospholamban may ... the flow of calcium through the heart, enabling it to ...
... using a new imaging technique based on Magnetic Resonance ... now, MRI was used to show how Alzheimer's disease ... for memory and learning. And post-mortem studies revealed how ... the first time a three-dimensional time lapse video of ...
... by scientists at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health ... have called for urgent research into the impact of soya ... chemical in soya can damage the male reproductive organs. Though ... effect on humans, its effects on rats were so severe ...
... published in the February issue of the British Medical Journal ... more at risk of heart disease later in life than ... live infant in Scotland during the years 1981-85, were identified ... miscarriage or repeated miscarriages. Then, during 1981 to 1999, the ...
... blood has been believed to be the most ... heart disease is associated with increased levels of ... LDL(Low-Density Lipoprotein)or 'bad' cholesterol and HDL(High-Density Lipoprotein) or ... researchers in Canada and Sweden are now putting ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Miscarriage during pregnancy and heart disease linked 2
(Date:7/24/2014)... , July 24, 2014 IGI Laboratories, ... based specialty generic pharmaceutical company, today announced ... its Board of Directors.  Mr. Finio has accepted a ... under the terms of his acceptance of his new ... his role as Director for IGI Laboratories, Inc.  The ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... Many new dentists who are opening their own ... their practice will be a success. DentalDisposables.net is here to ... the most can make all the difference. Dentistry is a ... that purchasing discount dental supplies can make the ... successful dentists across the United States ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... 24, 2014  Perrigo Company (NYSE: PRGO ... AB therapeutic equivalent rating from the U.S. Food and ... Application (NDA) for testosterone gel 1.0%. FDA concluded that ... 1% and can be substituted with the full expectation ... safety profile as AndroGel 1% when used under the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:IGI Laboratories, Inc. Announces Change To Its Board Of Directors 2Dental Supplies Online is Key to Dental Success...Really! 2Perrigo Confirms AB Therapeutic Equivalent Rating From The FDA For Its Testosterone Gel 1.0% 2Perrigo Confirms AB Therapeutic Equivalent Rating From The FDA For Its Testosterone Gel 1.0% 3
... The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the ... to treat certain infections in people ages 18 and ... Levofloxacin is used to treat mild, moderate, or ... and prostate caused by specific germs. It also is ...
... The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) released the ... Perry signing into law legislation that implements a ... common cold and allergy medicines containing pseudoephedrine (PSE), ... "We applaud the work of Texas ...
Cached Medicine Technology:FDA Approves First Generic Versions of the Antibiotic Levofloxacin to Treat Certain Infections 2
... designed for low to medium throughput reading of ... from one to three racks and reads in ... are exported via text files and a list ... integration with other programs. System includes a USB ...
... steel work surface. Pneumatic ... to protect operator, as ... equipment from the workstation. ... for multiple vibration-free work ...
... top with powder-coated steel legs. ... Available in hundreds of sizes ... drawers, light fixtures and ionizing ... in custom building to meet ...
Round, height-adjustable, steel laboratory stools with small footprint for small spaces • Choose options like different height-adjustment mechanism or paint finish. • your choice of color...
Medicine Products: