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Posted March 25, 2002
FDA Advises Consumers of Risk of Severe Liver Toxicity with Kava
On March 25, 2002 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)issued a Consumer Advisory, as well as a letter to health care providers, advising of the potential risk of severe liver injury associated with the use of kava-containing dietary supplements. (See posting of January 7, 2002 for an earlier communication from the FDA on this subject).