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Posted November 2, 2008
Sales of Weight-Loss Supplement Suspended -- May Contain Diuretic Drug
On October 31, 2008, Associated Press reported that makers of the weight loss supplement StarCaps have suspended sales following accusations that the product contains a non-listed pharmaceutical diuretic, Bumetanide. The article notes that such a supplement may put consumers at risk and may cause athletes to test positive for Bumetanide and face disciplinary action.