No more diet pills sold over the counter

2008-05-31 00:00

Young people who have been buying appetite suppressants over the counter at pharmacies to stay awake for studying and for nightclub parties will have to make another plan from now on.

Mandisa Hela of the South African Medicines Control Council (MCC) says pharmacies have six months to get their packaging in order. However, the scheduling is effective immediately. 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.

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