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Diet Food Causes Diarrhea in Japan

Diet Food Causes Diarrhea in Japan

   Tokyo, Sept. 10 (Jiji Press)--Japan's Consumer Affairs Agency has warned that a series of diarrhea and other health damage has been caused by one of a Tokyo-based company's diet food products.
   The agency disclosed the name of the company, e.Cycle, over the capsule-type health food, Ketosienne, under the consumer safety law.
   The number of inquiries with consumer affairs centers across the country about the product has totaled 89 since April, surging in July or later.
   According to the agency, Ketosienne is sold mainly online.
   Of the total inquiries, mainly from women in their 40s or older, 70 pct were about diarrhea and other digestive disorders.

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