Weight-loss and "male enhancement" pills on Amazon and Ebay contain bad ingredients


Nearly 50 over the counter tablets and merchandise billed as weight-loss and “male enhancement” aids have been determined to incorporate hidden, probably dangerous elements, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned Thursday. 


  • Products with hidden lively elements, which include prescription medicines, managed materials, and different untested elements, have been determined to be broad to be had on Amazon and eBay in addition to different online websites and in a few retail shops throughout the U.S., in keeping with the agency. 

  • “These misleading merchandise can damage you!” the FDA stated in a press launch caution clients now no longer to buy dozens of named sexual enhancement dietary supplements with unauthorized contents.

  • The “White Panther” male enhancement tablet, for example, which FDA investigators stated they bought from eBay.com, became showed to incorporate sildenafil and tadalafil, the lively elements determined in Viagra and Cialis, respectively. 


  • The materials can also additionally best be utilized in merchandise prescribed with the aid of using authorized fitness care professional. When used improperly, they may decrease blood stress to risky levels, the FDA stated. 

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  • Another tablet product, called “Rock Steady seventy-two Hours,” bought from Amazon, contained the equal prescription-best elements. 

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  • The FDA additionally determined that “Super Slim,” a product bought on eBay that says to assist with weight reduction, contained managed materials that have been eliminated from the marketplace extra than a decade in the past for protection reasons. The product will be life-threatening relying on what different medicines a patron is probably taking, the FDA stated. 

  • In all, the FDA on Thursday recognized a listing of near 50 nutritional and sexual overall performance merchandise clients must keep away from as a part of its attempt to rein in what it called “a developing fashion of nutritional dietary supplements or traditional meals with hidden tablets and chemicals.” 

  • To view the whole listing of tainted sexual enhancement merchandise, click here. The whole listing of probably risky weight reduction merchandise may be determined here.

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