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Under-the-counter switch?

This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

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Source Naturals' Red Yeast Rice dietary supplements containing lovastatin, (Merck's Mevacor) are unapproved new drugs, the agency informs the firm's president in a December courtesy letter. Source Naturals is advised to cease marketing Red Yeast Rice as a supplement. The agency's concerns arose from a company letter claiming the product "is standardized to 1.5% mixed mevinolinic acid monacolins"...

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