The Department of Enforcement and Supervision of the Ministry of Health revealed and filed a complaint with the police against a person who was involved in the trade of anabolic steroids in a village near Nahariya. In addition, he is suspected of employing his minor children in the illegal trade.
The Nahariya police, in cooperation with the Ministry of Health’s Enforcement and Supervision Division, searched his home. In the search, hundreds of injections and pills suspected to be anabolic steroids, such as "Testonon", "Danabol" and various drugs used for bodybuilding were seized. A few dozen pills and various preparations were also found to treat impotency dysfunction, such as "Viamax Power" and "Tiger King".
The suspect was detained for questioning at the Nahariya police.
Anabolic steroids are prohibited by the Ministry of Health for use and marketing. Using them can cause severe side effects, some of which are irreversible. Side effects include damage to liver function, liver failure, kidney dysfunction, skin diseases, hair loss, various psychiatric disorders, and more.
Tiger King are fake pills for impotency dysfunction that have been tested many times in the past by the Ministry of Health laboratories and contain active pharmaceutical ingredients.
The seized products will be examined in the Ministry of Health laboratories for the purpose of formulating an indictment against the person involved.