FDA [U.S. Food and Drug Administration] warns sellers of nicotine lollipops & lip balm that their products are illegal

Author: U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Published on: 10 April 2002

Today FDA issued warning letters to three pharmacies that are selling "nicotine lollipops" and/or nicotine "lip balm" over the Internet...FDA is concerned about the health risk of these products because they appear to be compounded and dispensed without a doctor's prescription, contain a form of nicotine that is not used in FDA-approved smoking cessation products, and because these candy-like products present a risk of accidental use by children.

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