The Ministry of Health alerts members of the public to two (2) types of health products which have been tested by the Pharmacy Section, Department of Scientific Services, Ministry of Health and found to be adulterated with undeclared, potent western medicine.

The affected health products are Apple Detox Capsule which is adulterated with Bisacodyl; and Green Viagra 9000mg Tablet manufactured by Hongkong Zhengyang Biological Technology Ltd, adulterated with Sildenafil.

The adulterants found in these products can cause adverse effects that are potentially hazardous to the people using them. The Ministry of Health has not issued any approval for the importation for the sale of these products. Following these findings, the products are not allowed to be imported and sold in Brunei Darussalam. For more information, the public can contact the Compliance and Licensing Section at 2393298 extension 208; or email to pharmacy.enforcement@moh.gov.bn; or go directly to the Compliance and Licensing Section Officer at First Floor, Department of Pharmaceutical Services' Building, Kampung Madaras, or contact Talian Darussalam 123.

Source: Radio Television Brunei