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Companies caught secretly adding Viagra to alcoholic drinks

By Mason White 2:00 PM August 6, 2015
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By: Tanya Malhotra
(Scroll down for video) Police in China, has seized thousands of bottles of alcoholic beverages after they have been found to contain Viagra, which is an anti-impotence drug.

The Liuzhou Food and Drug Administration said that distillers added Viagra to thousands of bottles of liquor and wines, and telling customers that they had health-preservation ingredients.

So far, a total of 5,300 bottles of alcohol were seized by investigators. They also found packages containing white powder called Sildenafil, also known as Viagra.

Police are actively investigating two distillers. The 5,300 bottles are estimated to be worth $120,000.

Across the country, police have discovered that 15 companies have added Viagra to their products while 32 other companies are suspected of mixing drugs in their products.