Simply slim back on market

2010-06-24 00:00

SIMPLY Slim has bounced back after the company undertook a nationwide recall of its controversial capsules.

Earlier this year, the weight loss tablets were condemned by the of Health Department for containing sibutramine, an appetite suppressant banned by the European Union.

The pills, which were manufactured in China, were recalled and replaced with a 100% herbal South African product.

Now the new, safe tablets are being marketed across the country and are available in ­Pietermaritzburg, said agent Sue Watson.

“Simply Slim remains a herbal product and is manufactured in South Africa by Biomox Pharmaceuticals,” Watson confirmed.

The new Simply Slim packs bear a National Pharmaceutical Product Interface code, which can be used for verification and medical aid purposes.

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24

 
/News

Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.