Posted February 2, 2021

FDA Warns Seller of Reishi Mushroom Supplements

On January 6, 2021, the FDA issued a warning letter to Entia Biosciences, Inc following a review of the company's website, which found statements made about the company's products Lion's Mane - All Natural Supplement, Antrodia Mushroom Powder, Maitake Mushroom Powder, Reishi Mushroom Powder, Cordyceps Mushroom Powder, and Cordyceps - All Natural Mushroom Dietary Supplement to be drug claims.

For example, Lion's Mane - All Natural Supplement was promoted with statements such as "It has been linked to having positive implications towards reducing cholesterol levels and inflammation."

See ConsumerLab's Cholesterol-Lowering Supplements Review (Sterols/Stanols and Policosanol) for tests of related products.

Reishi Mushroom Powder was promoted with statements such as "Prevention of heart disease," "Reduce high blood pressure," and "Lower high cholesterol."

See ConsumerLab's Reishi Mushroom Supplements Review for tests of related products.

In addition, the products were found to be misbranded because they do not contain adequate directions for safe use, as required by federal regulations.

For more information, use the link below.

Warning Letter: Entia Biosciences, Inc

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