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#QuackWatch | FTC Sues California Marketer of $23,000 COVID-19 “Treatment” Plan

Company falsely claimed its “Emergency D-Virus” treatment is “FDA accepted” August 1, 2020 – The Federal Trade Commission charged a California-based company called Golden Sunrise Nutraceutical, Inc. with deceptively advertising a $23,000 treatment plan as a scientifically proven way to treat COVID-19, the disease caused by coronavirus. According to the FTC’s complaint, Golden Sunrise began marketing […]

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QuackWatch | FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION Warning Letter: Golden Sunrise Pharmaceutical | Circa April 29, 2020

United States of AmericaFEDERAL TRADE COMMISSIONSouthwest Region 1999 Bryan St., Ste. 2150Dallas, Texas 75201April 29, 2020 WARNING LETTER VIA EMAIL TO info@goldensunrisephamaceutical.comGolden Sunrise PharmaceuticalP.O. Box 510Porterville, California 93258 Re: Unsubstantiated Claims for Coronavirus Prevention or TreatmentTo Whom It May Concern, This is to advise you that FTC staff has reviewed your website athttps://goldensunrisepharmaceutical.com/ on April […]

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FTC warns naturopaths, acupuncturists, physicians, and chiropractors about false and misleading COVID-19 claims   – Science-Based Medicine

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued almost 250 warning letters to individuals and companies since March demanding that they cease making (or assisting others in making) bogus claims that their nostrums can prevent or treat COVID-19. While it is not unusual for the FTC to go after health care product marketers, such as dietary […]

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Free Speech Systems LLC d.b.a. Infowars.com – 605802 – 04/09/2020 | FDA

Unapproved Products Related to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Product:Drugs Recipient: Mr. Alexander E. Jones Free Speech Systems LLC d.b.a. Infowars.com 3005 S Lamar BlvdSte D109-398Austin, TX 78760-9549United States  dpo@freespeechsystems.com Issuing Office:Center for Drug Evaluation and Research | CDER United States  Federal Trade Commission WARNING LETTER Date:               April 9, 2020 RE:                 Unapproved and Misbranded Products […]