ADOPTED: According to Article 57 of the 2000 General Regulation for Natural Law for Consumer Protection, beverages of above 5% ABV must have the following health warning: ‘warning: the excessive consumption of alcohol limits your capacity to operate machinery and can cause harm to your health and family. Ministry of Health of Ecuador. Sale prohibited to minors below 18 years old’. Beverages of below 5% ABV should have this warning: ‘warning: the excessive consumption of alcohol can cause harm to your health. Ministry of Health of Ecuador’.