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Posted September 3, 2013

Sexual Enhancement Supplements Containing Undeclared Drug Recalled

On August 27, 2013, issued a voluntary recall of sexual enhancement supplements 72HP, Evil Root and Pro Power Max because they were found to contain undeclared sildenafil.

Sildenafil, the active ingredient in the prescription drug Viagra, is typically prescribed for erectile dysfunction. This drug can cause symptoms like headache and flushing, and can interact with medications containing nitrates such as nitroglycerine, resulting in dangerously low blood pressure.

These supplements were sold nationwide through internet retailer

72HP contains a blend of herbs, wolfberry extract, Smilax regelii, Rhizoma polygonati, Rhodiola rosea,Cyanotis vaga and cinnamon, and is promoted for male sexual enhancement. It is packaged in a single yellow blister pack with a black horse insignia.

Evil Root contains uoyang, xianmao, niuwhip, hyssop, angelica, medlar, tusizi, buguzhi, sin spears, bullwhip, wolfberry, dodder and psoralen. It is packaged in an orange box containing a bottle of six pills and is promoted for male sexual enhancement.

Pro Power Max contains herbal epimedii, Cornua cervi pantotrichum, Radices morindae, benbane, panax ginseng, aweto, Aesculus wilsonii and Chinese cinnamon. It is packaged in a single black and red blister pack.

(See's Review of Sexual Enhancement Supplements for tests of related products.)

Consumers who have purchased these supplements should discontinue use immediately and contact their healthcare provider if they have experienced any adverse side effects. Consumers and healthcare providers are also encouraged to report any adverse reactions to the FDA's MedWatch Adverse Event Reporting Program.

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For more details about this recall, use the link below.