JAMU RAMUAN TRADISIONAL
MADURA SEHAT BADAN
CONTAMINATED WITH CONTROL
The Ministry of Health
wishes to inform the public that a tradisional medicine known as ‘Jamu Ramuan
Tradisional Madura Sihat Badan’ was found to contain phenylbutazone, a
substance controlled under the Poison Act.
Long term unsupervised
consumption of Phenylbutazone may lead to hearing disturbance, shortness of
breath, swelling of face or lower legs and blood disorder.
The Public is advised not
to purchase or consume this product. Those who have the affected product are
advised to destroy or surrender it to the Pharmacy Enforcement Section, Block
2G, 7th Floor, Bandar Seri Begawan Health Centre, Jalan Ong Sum
Ping, Bandar Seri Begawan.
The Ministry Of Health
would like to remind the public that it is an offence under Poisons Act to
sell any product containing a substance controlled under the said act and the
penalty for such an offence, upon conviction is a fine of $8,000.00 OR
imprisonment of 6 months.
Dated : 1st May