(Washington Examiner) The Food and Drug Administration is warning a pair of Florida companies to stop distributing a snortable chocolate powder, claiming it's being sold as an unapproved new drug and as a “street drug alternative.”
The regulatory action against Coco Loko comes six months after the product's debut, and after Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., called it “cocaine on training wheels.”
The FDA warned Legal Lean LLC and distributor Arco Globus Trading LLC they have 15 business days to respond with steps to come into compliance. Neither company immediately responded to requests for comment.
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