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Bill restricting minors access to weight loss supplements

USA

Aug 26, 2022

US legislators in California’s senate have passed bill AB 1341, prohibiting the sale of over-the-counter diet pills and weight-loss supplements to minors. With an overwhelming majority of 56 votes in favor and 11 opposed, the move has sparked both applause and ire, with some industry representatives describing it as a “slap in the face.”

AB 1341 also will require the state health department to post a notice, proclaiming certain dietary supplements for weight loss or OTC diet pills may contribute to death or specified health conditions.

 

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