Consumers Advised Not To Use Zhong Ti Xiao Er Jian Pi San Products

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Health Canada is advising consumers not to use Zhong Ti Xiao Er Jian Pi San (batch number JPS0704) due to concerns about possible side-effects.

Zhong Ti Xiao Er Jian Pi San (batch number JPS0704) is manufactured by MOH Pharmaceutical Technologies in Malaysia, Distributedin Singapore by Chung Kuo Refined Chinese Medicine Dealers Ltd.

Zhong Ti Xiao Er Jian Pi San is a natural health productpromoted for use in children to treat stomach upset and digestiveproblems. This product comes in a 20g pack in powder form.

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The Health Sciences Authority of Singapore advised the public not to purchase or consume the natural health product Zhong Ti Xiao Er Jian Pi San (batch number JPS0704) due to microbial (bacterial) contamination.

Microbial contamination of health products can pose a risk to humanhealth and may cause a variety of adverse effects, including bacterialinfection. The product is promoted for use in children, who may be athigher risk of adverse effects, compared with other populations, due totheir immature immune systems.

Consumers exposed to microbial contamination may experience various symptoms depending on the type of bacteria present.

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