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“Natural Supplements” may cause defective product injuries

by fpw | April 18th, 2008

April 17, 2008 The FDA reported that it has seized $100, 000 worth of Shangai Regular, Shangai Ultra, Super Shangai, Naturalë Super Plus, and Lady Shangai, which are labeled as natural supplements but may cause defective product injuries. These drugs claim to treat erectile dysfunction, impotency, or to provide sexual enhancement, but they contain ingredients

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Recalled cereal could be the cause of defective product injuries in 14 states

by fpw | April 15th, 2008

April 15, 2008 The FDA reported that 23 salmonella cases in 14 states may be defective product injuries linked to recalled unsweetened Puffed Rice and unsweetened Puffed Wheat cereal from Malt-o-Meals. The cereals responsible for the defective product injuries, including salmonella, were sold under the brand name Malt-o-Meal and other private label names, and they

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Beer recalled due to glass in bottles and potential risk for defective product injuries

by fpw | April 10th, 2008

April 10, 2008 The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission is allowing the Boston Beer Company to recall from distributors bottles of Samuel Adams beer that contains particles of glass due to the potential risk for defective product injuries. All 12-ounce glass Samuel Adams products except Triple Bock and Utopia are affected by the recall because the

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$1.3 million in dietary supplements recalled due to potential risk of drug injuries

by fpw | April 8th, 2008

April 8, 2008 The FDA has confiscated $1.3 million worth of dietary supplements which contained ingredients that were not approved by the FDA and could cause potential drug injuries. The dietary supplements, marketed under the names “Methyl 1-D,” “Methyl 1-D XL,” and “Formadrol Extreme XL,” contain food additives and ingredients that have not been approved

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