Posted May 30, 2014

Seller of Brain, Diabetes, Echinacea Supplements and More Warned for Drug Claims

On April 22, 2014, the FDA issued a warning letter to Mundo Natural Inc., following a review of the company's website which found statements made about supplements Neuro AD, Stop Diabetes, Stop High Blood Pressure, Morninga 7 and Purpurea Echinacea to be drug claims.

Neuro AD contains vitamin B12, folate and St. John's wort. It was promoted with statements such as "...anti-depressant that allows minimizing depression symptoms since it regulates the brain's chemical imbalance."

(See ConsumerLab.com's Reviews of B Vitamin Supplements and St. John's Wort Supplements for tests of related products.)

Stop Diabetes was promoted with statements such as "Stop Diabetes is a supplement... help to reduce high blood sugar levels." The name of this supplement was also found to be a drug claim.

Stop High Blood Pressure was described as "...regulating blood pressure." The name of this supplement was also found to be a drug claim.

Morninga 7 contains raw moringa leaves, pods and extract. It was promoted with statements such as "more than a nutritional supplement... fight insomnia... it helps to fight... joints pain, asthma, diabetes, stomach ulcers, diarrhea."

Purpurea Echinacea was promoted with statements such as "promote the immunological system activity ...anti-inflammatory, antiviral, and helps to fight colds, influenza, and respiratory system infections."

(See ConsumerLab.com's Review of Echinacea Supplements for tests of related products.)

See Related Warnings:

Seller of Flaxseed, Ginkgo and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims

Seller of Aloe, Thyroid and Other Supplements Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims

Herbal Supplement Company Warned For Drug Claims, Manufacturing Violations

Maker of Digestive Health Supplement Warned For Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims

To read the FDA's warning, use the link below.