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Posted September 27, 2016
Seller of B Vitamins, Omega-3s and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims
These violations include failure to implement quality control operations to ensure the quality of dietary supplements, as required by federal regulations.
In addition, statements made about the products on labels and in marketing materials were found to be drug claims. For example, High Energy C-Complex was promoted with statement such as "[H]elps the body heal from ...varicose veins".
(See ConsumerLab.com's Review of Vitamin C Supplements for tests of related products).
B-Complex 100 was promoted with statements such as "[P]rotects against cardiovascular disease ... helps reduce blood cholesterol."
(See ConsumerLab.com's Review of B Vitamin Supplements for tests of related products).
Omega 3 Marine Lipid Oil was promoted with statements such as " [H]elps thin blood that is too thick or sticky ... EPA has been clinically proven to improve the health of those with heart disease, asthma, and cholesterol. It also helps with migraines and depression."
(See ConsumerLab.com's Review of Fish Oil and Omega-3 Fatty Acid Supplements for tests of related products.)
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To read the FDA's warning letter, use the link below