October 27, 2021
Technology

Weight Loss Supplement Recalled Due to Presence of Stimulant


Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals is recalling 1 lot of Lipodrene w/25mg Ephedra Extract Dietary Supplement due to the presence of 1,4-dimethylamylamine (DMAA).

Lipodrene w/25mg Ephedra Extract Dietary Supplement is marketed as a weight loss product. According to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the marketing of DMAA-containing products as dietary supplements is illegal as this amphetamine derivative is considered an unsafe food additive. Ingestion of DMAA may cause increased blood pressure or other cardiovascular issues such as shortness of breath, arrhythmias, tightening in the chest, and acute myocardial infarction

The recall involves Lot Number 001211197 (Expiration 12/25) of Lipodrene w/25mg Ephedra Extract Dietary Supplement, which was distributed in the US and Puerto Rico…

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