Flagged by the FDA are Reno Liver Spread, Desa Spanish Style Bangus in Corn Oil, Samantha’s Dips and Sauce Spanish Sardines Paste Sauce Miracle White Advance Whitening Capsules and Turcumin 100% Natural and Standardized Turmeric Curcumin.
According to the FDA, these products are not registered and have no corresponding certificates of product registration.
“Since these unregistered food products and food supplements have not gone through evaluation process of the FDA, the agency cannot assure its quality and safety,” FDA said.
The FDA threatened to impose sanctions on entities or establishments that will continue to sell these products.
“Always check if a product has been registered with the FDA before purchasing it by making use of the embedded Search feature of the FDA website accessible at www.fda.gov.ph. You may also look for the FDA Registration number on the product label, if available or the name of the product,” the FDA statement said.