Osteoarthritis patients take Teva company to court

16.12.2011                      20.Kislev. 5772

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Osteoarthritis patients take Teva company to court

Altman/Ta'am has claimed for years that food supplement Mega Gluflex heals, treats, relieves pain from painful condition.

The Supreme Court on Thursday recognized as a class-action suit a group of osteoarthritis patients, legal action against the Altman/Ta’am Teva company, which has claimed for years that the food supplement Mega Gluflex heals, treats or relieves pain from the painful condition.
During the past seven years at least, according to medical adviser Dr. Gad Shmueli who spoke for the plaintiffs, the company has sold NIS 1 billion of the food supplement. Known generically as glucosamine/chondroitin sulfate, the non-drug may not make therapeutic claims for a food supplement….