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CVS Flu Relief Nothing But A Sugar Pill, Proposed Class Says

Law360, New York (February 29, 2016, 1:40 PM EST) -- A proposed class of consumers say they were tricked into buying a homeopathic flu remedy made by CVS Health Corp. that turned out to be nothing more than an ineffective sugar pill, according to a complaint filed in California federal court on Friday.

Heather Saal says she bought a box of CVS Flu Relief after reading the label that said it temporarily relieves flu-like symptoms, only to find out later that the homeopathic product contains an active ingredient that is so heavily diluted that it basically...
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Case Information

Case Title

Saal v. CVS Pharmacy

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Fraud


William Alsup

Date Filed

February 26, 2016

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