Bangkok – The Deputy Commissioner General of the Royal Thai Police (RTP) has introduced the outcomes of an post-mortem on the physique of a woman who died after taking slimming pills in Ang Thong, saying that Sibutramine was found in her physique.
Pol. Gen. Virachai Songmetta, RTP Deputy Commissioner General, revealed that the sufferer had reportedly taken slimming pills ordered on-line for less than 12 days earlier than her dying on July 6 this 12 months.
The Forensic Science Institute examined a meals pattern in the deceased woman’s abdomen and found Fluoxetine which is a sedative. Sibutramine was additionally found in the gallbladder. This led to the circulatory system’s failure and cardiac arrhythmia which have been the causes of dying.
Evidence seized from a manufacturing unit in Kalasin and a rental home in Pathumthani province confirmed traces of sibutramine in all seven forms of medicine being offered on-line. Most of it was imported from Mae Sai district, Chiang Rai province. Some different hazardous substances used as components in the slimming medicine embrace Fluoxetine which is used in sedatives and Hydrochlorothiazide which is a diuretic agent.
The RTP Deputy Commissioner General mentioned there are no less than seven individuals who are being prosecuted for straight inflicting the woman’s dying. A second group of no less than 5-6 individuals, together with producers and distributors of the weight loss program dietary supplements are additionally being prosecuted.
The police will ask the Ministry of Justice to supply the sufferer’s household with a subsidy of 200,000 baht for being affected by a felony case, the price of a cremation price and baby assist. The deceased’s husband mentioned his household was glad with the police’s fast response and the arrests of the alleged perpetrators for prosecution. He suggested individuals to not purchase unlawful weight reduction medicine and requested them to be taught from his spouse’s case.