Posted April 4, 2017

Seller of B Vitamins, Vitamin C, Potassium & More Warned for Manufacturing Violations

On March 24, 2017 the FDA issued a warning letter to The Sanapac Company, Inc., following a facility inspection which found the company's products, including Vitamin B-3 (niacin), B-12, vitamin C, Wild Yam, Black Cohosh, Saw Palmetto and Potassium to be adulterated because they were prepared, packed, or held under conditions that violate Current Good Manufacturing Practices for dietary supplements.

These violations include failure to establish specifications for each dietary supplement for the identity, purity, strength, and composition of the finished batch of the dietary supplements, and for limits on those types of contamination that may adulterate, or that may lead to adulteration of, the finished batch of the dietary supplement, and failure to to establish and follow written procedures for the responsibilities of the quality control operations, as required by federal regulations.

In addition, statements made about the company's website, pamphlets and products on were found to be drug claims. For example, Vitamin C was promoted with statements such as "VITAMIN C... helps heal wounds, scar tissue and fractures, builds resistance to infections, aids in the prevention and treatment of the common cold… It may decrease the risk of some cancers ". Potassium was promoted with statements such as stimulates the kidneys to eliminate poisonous body wastes and assists in reducing high blood pressure.".

See ConsumerLab.com's Reviews of B Vitamin Supplements, Vitamin C Supplements, Menopause Supplements, Saw Palmetto Supplements and Potassium Supplements for tests of related products.

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