September 30, 2016

Dream Body Weight Loss Supplements Recalled for Unapproved Drug

Dream Body Weight Loss of Grand Prairie, TX  has issued a recall for weight loss supplements because they contain sibutramine,an unapproved drug. Consumers should not use the recalled products Dream Body Extreme Gold 800mg 30 gold capsules, Dream Body 450mg 30 white capsules, and Dream Body Advanced 400mg 30 purple capsules as they could cause serious health issues. The U. S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) tested the products and found Dream Body Extreme 800mg Gold, Dream Body 450mg and Dream Body Advanced 400mg to contain sibutramine, an appetite suppressant that was withdrawn from the U.S. market in October 2010. Sibutramine increases blood pressure and/or pulse rate in some patients and may present a significant risk for patients with a history of coronary artery disease, … [Read more...]

FDA Targets Internet Sales of Illegal Prescription Meds

The FDA, in partnership with international regulatory and law enforcement agencies, took action in June against 4,402 websites that illegally sell potentially dangerous, unapproved prescription drugs to U.S. consumers. The effort, led by INTERPOL, was part of Operation Pangea IX. George Karavetsos, director of the FDA's Office of Criminal Investigations, said, "preventing illegal internet sales of dangerous unapproved drugs is critical to protecting consumers' health. Operation Pangea IX demonstrates the FDA's continuing commitment to stand united with our international partners to protect consumers in the United States and throughout the world from criminals who put profit above the health and safety of consumers." The action ran from May 31 to June 7, 2016. Extensive … [Read more...]

SOS Telecom Recalls Unapproved Drugs Sold as Dietary Supplements

SOS Telecom is recalling unapproved drugs marketed and sold as dietary supplements. All lots of these products are recalled because they contain Sildenafil, a PDE-5 inhibitor which is the active ingredient in an FDA-approved drug for erectile dysfunction. SIldenafil can interact with nitrates in some prescription drugs and can lower blood pressure to dangerous levels. The recalled products are Tiger-X, lot number 9236999, with best use by date of 12/16/2016. It is sold in 1 capsules per pack/24 single packs per box. Also recalled is Ninja-X with lot number 7920888 and best use by date of 6/31/2018. It is also sold in ` capsules per pack/24 single packs per box. Ginseng Power-X, with lot number 7788965 and best use by date of 10/15/2018 is also recalled .That product is sold in 1 … [Read more...]

Dietary Supplement Undisputed Recalled

Nubreed Nutrition is voluntarily recalling all lot codes of a dietary supplement called "Undisputed™", which contains Acacia rigidula. This supplement is marketed as a "pre workout powerhouse." Acacia rigidula is a shrub that grows in the southwest. Its addition may mask the addition of BMPEA, a dangerous synthetic amphetamine. BMPEA is classified as a doping agent by the World Anti-Doping agency. This drug has never been tested on people. Animal tests has shown that it an dangerously increase blood pressure, and it is addictive. In addition, Acacia rigidula doesn't meet the definition of a dietary ingredient and the product is therefore an unapproved new drug. Undisputed™ was sold to distributors, wholesalers, retail stores, and direct to consumers, but was discontinued by … [Read more...]

Dietary Supplements Recalled for Undeclared Drugs

R. Thomas Marketing LLC, in conjunction with Just Enhance LLC,  is voluntarily recalling all lots of dietary supplements because they contain Sildenafil, a PDE-5 inhibitor that is the active ingredient in an FDA-approved drug for erectile dysfunction, making them tainted and unapproved drugs. Sildenafil is not listed on product labels. This ingredient poses a threat to consumers because Sildenafil may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs and can lower blood pressure to dangerous levels. There is no word on whether or not any adverse reactions have been reported to date. You can see the long list of recalled products at the FDA web site, along with product sizes. They include Black Ant, Herb Viagra, Real Skill, Stree Overlord, Weekend Prince, and African Black Ant. … [Read more...]

APEXXX and OPAL Tablets Recalled for Undeclared Sildenafil

Nuway Distributors is voluntarily recalling all lots of APEXXX tablets, because they contain sildenafil, a PDE-5 inhibitor, making this supplement an unapproved new drug. Sildenafil, an FDA-approved drug for erectile dysfunction, may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs and can lower blood pressure to life-threatening levels. The product may also cause headaches and flushing. This product is marketed as a dietary supplement for male sexual enhancement. It is packaged in a single blister pack containing 1 tablet. The UPC number is 705105963617. All lots of APEXXX sold in 2014 to June 2015 are included in this recall. APEXXX can be identified by black packaging. The yellow diamond shaped tablet is embossed with "APEXXX". It was sold in retail stores in Orlando, Florida … [Read more...]

Pink Bikini Dietary Supplement Recalled for Unapproved Drug

Lucy's Weight Loss System is voluntarily recalling all lots of Pink Bikini White powder Capsules because it tested positive for diclofenac after FDA sampling. This is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), which can increase the risk of fatal heart attack or stroke if you take high doses of it or take it long term, or if you have heart disease. If pregnant women take this drug during the last three months of pregnancy, it can harm the fetus. That makes this supplement an unapproved new drug. No reports of adverse events have been received to date. The product is packaged in clear bottles with white powder capsules. Each bottle has 30 capsules with 750 mg per capsule. The expiration date of the recalled product is 7/30/2017. It was distributed nationwide via … [Read more...]

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