Jack Rabbit Inc. recalled lot number 2510 from their dietary supplement, Jack Rabbit, which was marketed as a 100% natural dietary supplement for sexual enhancement. The product was found to contain active ingredients,Sildenafil and Tadalafil which are prescription medications for erectile dysfunction. Although no illnesses have been reported, consumers should stop using the product and contact their physician if they are experiencing any headaches or flushing. The active ingredients may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs. How often do you discuss sexual dysfunction with your patients? What protocols do you recommend?
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Botanical Laboratories Inc. and FDA announced the recall of Wellesse Digestive 3 in 1 Health liquid dietary supplement. A supplier of one of the ingredients admitted the possibility of salmonella contamination. Children, elderly, and those with weakened immune systems are most at risk! To find out more about the signs and symptoms and the lot numbers of the potentially contaminated products visit FDA Drug Recall. How do you educate your patients about the importance of controlling supplement quality?