Bull Capsules, Chao Jimengnan Tablets by Nutra Labs: Recall - Undeclared Drug Ingredients

From Drugs.com - December 1, 2017

Bull Capsules, Chao Jimengnan Tablets by Nutra Labs: Recall - Undeclared Drug Ingredients

Audience: Consumer

[Posted 12/01/2017]

ISSUE: Nutra Labs Inc. is voluntarily recalling lots sold by their firm of the male enhancement supplements Bull 1800 mg Capsules with the production date of 05/08/2016, and Chao Jimengnan 150 mg Tablets with Lot # 20151018 to the consumer level. FDA analysis found the products to be tainted with sildenafil, 0.026mg/capsule for Bull, and 70.46mg/tablet for Chao Jimengnan respectively. Sildenafil is the active pharmaceutical ingredient in an FDA approved product used for erectile dysfunction, making Bull capsules and Chao Jimengnan tablets unapproved new drugs.

Use of products with undeclared sildenafil may pose a threat to consumers because the active ingredient may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs (such as nitroglycerin) and may cause a significant drop in blood pressure that may be life threatening. Among the population who are most likely to use these products, adult males who use nitrates for cardiac conditions are the most at risk from these products.

BACKGROUND: The products are marketed as dietary supplements for male sexual enhancement and are packaged as follows: Bull30 pills per tin, Chao Jimengnan4 pills per box. Bull and Chao Jimengnan were distributed Nationwide via internet.

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