Eight Wyked Labs’ Dietary Supplement Products Recalled

February 23, 2015

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Wyked Labs of Winter Park, Florida is voluntarily conducting a nationwide recall of all lot codes of the following products (collectively, the “Recalled Products”) to the user/consumer level. This recall is being conducted due to the presence of ingredients that the Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) has stated do not meet the requirements of the […]

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How Not to Test a Dietary Supplement

February 23, 2015

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Good read from the New Yorker: http://www.newyorker.com/tech/elements/dna-barcoding-new-york-dietary-supplement

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Yanhee Slim herbal diet pills contain prescription drugs, FDA warns: Tainted supplements

February 23, 2015

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he Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is advising consumers not to purchase or use Yanhee Slim, a product promoted and sold for weight loss on various websites. FDA laboratory analysis confirmed that Yanhee Slim contains lorcaserin, a controlled substance and the active ingredient in the FDA-approved prescription drug Belviq®, used for chronic weight management in […]

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HealthOne Pharmaceuticals Destroys Products

January 21, 2015

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Dietary supplements are one of the most widely consumed products in the United States, according to the National Institutes of Health, making it of the utmost importance the products are safe enough to consume. A Los Angeles pharmaceutical manufacturer broke its promise to deliver a safe product, however, and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) […]

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Teva recalls Parkinson’s disease drug because it may be ‘superpotent’

August 29, 2014

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Teva Pharmaceutical Industries ($TEVA), whose manufacturing operation is being significantly pared down, is recalling one lot of its generic Parkinson’s combo drug carbidopa/levodopa because it may have too much active pharmaceutical ingredient. The drugmaker said the Class II recall involved 3,881 bottles of carbidopa/levodopa 25 mg/100 mg. Teva said that stability testing found that the […]

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FDA warns consumers: Dietary supplements cannot treat concussions

August 29, 2014

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers about dietary supplements that falsely claim to prevent or cure concussions or other traumatic brain injuries. The FDA says supplements with labels that make these claims are not backed up by scientific evidence, and in a consumer alert issued Monday it urged users to beware. It’s […]

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Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Tattoo Ink, Tattoo Needles, Tattoo kits Due to Microbial Contamination

August 17, 2014

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July 11, 2014 – July 11, 2014- White & Blue Lion, Inc. in the City of Industry, CA is recalling all lots of tattoo Inks and tattoo needles due to pathogenic bacterial contamination. Use of these products may cause bacterial infection and can lead to sepsis, a potentially life-threatening complication of an infection. The recall […]

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