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Posted January 15, 2002
Recall of "Prostatin" Supplement -- Contains Aristolochic Acid
PRODUCT Prostatin Formula #103, 500 mg capsules, 30 & 90 capsule bottles, Recall # F-110-2.
CODE All lots and codes.
RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER Herbal Doctor Remedies, Monterey Park, CA, by letter dated 03/07/01.
Manufacturer: Sheng Chang Pharmaceutical Co Ltd., Taipei Hsein, Taiwan. Firm initiated recall is complete.
REASON Product contains aristolochic acid, a potent carcinogen and nephrotoxin.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERECE 5/30 capsule and 2/90 capsule bottles only.
DISTRIBUTION AZ, KY, PA and the Philippines.