FDA Issues Warning to Four Loko, 3 Other Drink Makers

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued warning letters to four companies Wednesday for adding caffeine to their malt alcoholic beverages, according to an agency press release. The letters identified caffeine as an "unsafe food additive" and said that further action -- including seizure of the caffeine-containing products -- is possible under federal law. While not an outright ban, the FDA says it's the first step in that direction. "[It's] part of the process that FDA uses that leads...Full Story
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