Bethel B-Lipo Dietary Supplement Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Bethel B-Lipo Dietary Supplement Recall [US]Bethel Nutritional Consulting recalls some B-Lipo Capsules due to undeclared Lorcaserin, an FDA-controlled substance used for weight loss and a serious health hazard. FDA: http://ht.ly/GfD1l

Direct link: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm427657.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Dietary Supplements are subject to this recall:

  • B-Lipo Capsules, marketed as a Natural Herbal Supplement for weight loss. The B-Lipo burgundy and white Capsules are packaged in white plastic bottles containing 30 Capsules per bottle and labeled with a lot number of 20213, an expiry date of 12/22/2016 and a bar code of 160126 417509.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the Supplement’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

According to the FDA, Adverse health consequences associated with taking Lorcaserin can range from difficulty thinking, hallucinations and feeling of intense excitement to changes in blood sugar and heart rate. More serious Adverse events, that may be life-threatening, include damage to heart valves, or serotonin syndrome particularly if Lipo-B is taken with other medications that work similarly.

Excessive levels of Serotonin can cause symptoms that range from mild (shivering and diarrhea) to severe (muscle stiffness, fever, and seizures). Severe Serotonin syndrome can be fatal if not treated.

If you believe you have purchased the recalled Supplements, please do not consume them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund. Consumers with questions should contact Kariny Ramirez by phone at 1-212-568-5330, Monday to Friday, 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM, EST or by e-mail at customerservice@bethel30.com.

Please note: other Dietary Supplements manufactured by this company have been recalled. To see all recalls and notifications related to this manufacturer, please search for “Bethel Nutritional” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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Additional information about this recall:
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