FDA bans seven (i.e. issued Not Substantially Equivalent Orders for) Star Ariva and Stonewall dissolvable tobacco lozenges (which are very similar to FDA approved nicotine lozenges) that Star stopped selling two years ago
Misbranded and Adulterated NSE Tobacco Products
This Week in CTP - FDA Issues Seven NSE Orders for Dissolvable Tobacco Products
So much for FDA considering the continuum of risk in its regulatory decisions (as FDA has approved more than 50 SE orders for cigarettes).
BTW Star Scientific is owned by Jonnie Williams, who became the US DOJ's star witness in its indictment of former VA Governor Bob McDonnell, whose trial ended today.
The Juiciest Bits To Come Out Of The Trial Of Virginia's Ex-Governor : The Two-Way : NPR