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FDA Reprimands Snake Venom Seller For Pain Claims Amid Opioid Crisis

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Nutra Pharma’s Nyloxin claims to relieve cancer pain and potentially help treat opioid addiction, among others, mark its products as unapproved new drugs, FDA asserts in a warning letter that reflects its homeopathic enforcement approach proposed in late 2017.  “Health fraud scams like these are inexcusable,” says FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb.


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