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FDA: Beware of fake Ebola treatment products

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ATLANTA, Ga. - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers to be aware of products sold online claiming to prevent or treat the Ebola virus.

The FDA has seen and received consumer complaints about a variety of products claiming to either prevent the Ebola virus or treat the infection.

There are currently no FDA-approved vaccines or drugs to prevent or treat Ebola.

There are no approved vaccines or drugs specifically for Ebola available for purchase on the Internet, according to the FDA.

If you see fraudulent products or false claims, you should report them to the FDA.

Consumer Inquiries: 888-INFO-FDA

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