|1.||Which supplements help to improve energy and decrease fatigue?
|2.||Do any supplements help for flu?
|3.||I have been having neurological symptoms, and a blood test showed I have toxic levels of vitamin B-6. My multivitamin contains 75 mg of B-6, but this is below the upper limit of 100 mg per day. Could my vitamin contain more than it lists?
|4.||Do any supplements help prevent sunburn or skin damage from sun exposure?
|5.||What is Pycnogenol and does it work?
|6.||Can apple cider vinegar really lower blood sugar or help me lose weight?
|7.||Do any supplements help for tinnitus? Is it true that some supplements can cause tinnitus?
|8.||What is the best way to take melatonin to get a good night's sleep?
|9.||Which supplements should be taken with food?
|10.||Do vitamin C supplements help prevent cataracts?
|11.||What's the best protein to keep and gain muscle when you're older?
|12.||Do melatonin supplements reduce the body's own production of melatonin?
|13.||I am having trouble sleeping. I regularly take a multivitamin, fish oil, magnesium, calcium, vitamins D and K, and a protein supplement. I also take a low-dose blood pressure medication. Could any of these supplements be causing my insomnia?
|14.||If I already take red yeast rice, would adding high-dose niacin help further reduce my cholesterol levels, and would this be safe?
|15.||Is Spirulina safe? I heard that it can contain toxins, such as BMAA and microcystin toxin.
|16.||I purchased a supplement with a warning label indicating that it contains a chemical known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects, or other reproductive harm, but there is no information explaining why. Do you know?
|17.||I take ubiquinol to replenish CoQ10 depleted by my statin. I also take curcumin (from turmeric). Since they both manage free radicals, do I need to take the curcumin?
|18.||Can glycine really help improve my sleep?
|19.||Do reishi mushroom supplements boost the immune system, or have other benefits?
|20.||Do vitamin B12 patches, like those from PatchMD, really work?
|21.||I do moderate exercise for about an hour a few times a week. Which supplements might help me?
|22.||Is CBD oil (cannabidiol) effective and safe? Is it legal?
|23.||Is ingesting colloidal silver helpful for any condition and is it safe to use? I'm seeing it promoted for many applications.
|24.||Is it okay to buy supplements as tablets? I've heard that tablets may go through our system without dissolving. Is there any way to know whether tablets will properly dissolve?
|25.||Is it possible to take too much vitamin C?
|26.||What is berberine? Can it really lower blood sugar? Are there any cautions? Which supplements are best?
|27.||What is serrapeptase and does it work?
|28.||Does Gynostemma pentaphyllum really work as an AMPK activator and help for diabetes?
|29.||Being over 50 years old, I'm looking to take a vitamin B-12 supplement. I see that many contain a form of vitamin B-12 called cyanocobalamin, yet I read on the Internet that this form is toxic. Should I be concerned?
|30.||Can taking too much vitamin B-6 be dangerous? The label on my multivitamin states it contains 2000% of the Daily Value!
|31.||How does regular black pepper compare with black pepper extract used in supplements? Will sprinkling it on food with turmeric help increase the bioavailability of curcumin compounds from turmeric?
|32.||I take levothyroxine (Synthroid), a thyroid hormone to treat hypothyroidism. Are there supplements I should avoid, or be taking, due to this drug?
|33.||Is MitoQ a better form of CoQ10?
|34.||Rhodiola and ashwagandha are both promoted to help with stress and anxiety. Is it safe to take them at the same time?
|35.||Should I be concerned about phytic acid in oat cereals? I've heard that it can be harmful, but also that it can have health benefits.
|36.||What is PQQ? Does it help with aging and memory? Is it similar to CoQ10?
|37.||I have heard that nascent iodine may be better than regular iodine or potassium iodide for thyroid support. Is this true, and what exactly is nascent iodine?
|38.||What are the side effects of melatonin supplements?
|39.||What Is Marine-D3 and does it live up to anti-aging claims?
|40.||Which oils can help lower my cholesterol and risk of heart attack? How are coconut oil, olive oil, and fish oil for example?
|41.||Can taurine help reduce muscle cramps?
|42.||I was told I have a MTHFR gene mutation. What do I need to know about taking B vitamins?
|43.||Is it true that drinking a small amount of hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) with water can kill bacteria in the urinary tract or help in other ways? Is this safe -- or is it dangerous?
|44.||Is there a risk of liver toxicity with certain supplements?
|45.||Does nicotinamide riboside (as in Niagen and Basis) really have anti-aging or other health benefits?
|46.||I have type 2 diabetes. Should I be concerned about ingredients like maltodextrin and maltitol that are found in some protein bars and drinks?
|47.||Is there an accurate test for magnesium deficiency?
|48.||Can beetroot juice or supplements help lower my blood pressure?
|49.||Do arnica pills really work to prevent bruising?
|50.||Do water filters remove microplastics from tap water?
|51.||Is kratom too dangerous to use?
|52.||What are the benefits of coconut oil and medium chain triglycerides, such as those used in Bulletproof Coffee?
|53.||What do alkaline booster drops do? Do they provide the same benefits as Kre-Alkalyn?
|54.||I thought the B vitamins were all water soluble and did not build up in the body, so you would not build up toxic levels. Am I wrong?
|55.||Is it true that there are bits of plastic in drinking water and specialty salts? How concerned should I be?
|56.||What are the benefits of tart cherry juice?
|57.||What is Brain Bright and can it really improve memory or cognition?
|58.||What is Skinny Fiber and does it really work? I see that glucomannan is a key ingredient. What is that?
|59.||What supplements should I stop taking before surgery?
|60.||Which supplements are important after bariatric surgery (i.e., weight loss or stomach-reducing surgery)? Are there any I should avoid?
|61.||Can beetroot juice improve my workout performance?
|62.||Is drinking coffee good or bad for heart health?
|63.||What's really in supplements for "adrenal support" and "adrenal fatigue"? Do they work and are they safe?
|64.||Which supplements can help lower or control my blood sugar?
|65.||Which supplements can help me sleep?
|1.||Vinpocetine May Cause Miscarriage or Fetal Harm (06/03/2019)|
|2.||DMHA and Phenibut Are Not Permitted in Dietary Supplements, Warns FDA (04/16/2019)|
|3.||High Levels of Lead Found in Kratom Products (11/27/2018)|
|4.||FDA Warns Seller of Shilajit (09/19/2018)|
|5.||Higenamine -- A Potentially Dangerous Stimulant -- Found in Some Supplements (09/09/2018)|
|6.||Kratom Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk (08/16/2018)|
|7.||Blissful Remedies Kratom Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk (07/10/2018)|
|8.||Gaia Kratom Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk (06/23/2018)|
|9.||FDA Warns Seller of Weight Control Patches (06/19/2018)|
|10.||FDA Warns Seller of "Aromatase Inhibitor" Supplement (05/29/2018)|
|11.||NxtGen Botanicals Maeng Da Kratom Recalled (04/21/2018)|
|12.||Kratom Powders and Capsules Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk (04/09/2018)|
|13.||FDA Issues Mandatory Recall of Salmonella-Contaminated Kratom Products (04/03/2018)|
|14.||NutriZone Kratom Supplements Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk (04/02/2018)|
|15.||Kratom Supplements Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk (03/10/2018)|
|16.||Kratom Supplements Recalled and Destroyed (02/22/2018)|
|17.||Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Kratom Powders, Pills and Teas (02/20/2018)|
|18.||American College of Sports Medicine Warns of Energy Drink Dangers (02/13/2018)|
|19.||FDA Links 44 Deaths to Kratom (02/06/2018)|
|20.||Adverse Effects From Energy Drinks Common Among Youth and Young Adults (01/16/2018)|
|21.||36 Deaths Associated With the Use of Kratom Products (11/14/2017)|
|22.||FDA Warns Seller of Arthritis, Blood Pressure, Diabetes Supplements For Making Drug Claims (10/18/2017)|
|23.||Police Officer Dies From Kratom Overdose, Herb Currently Legal in Most States (10/04/2017)|
|24.||FDA Warns Seller of DHEA, Creatine, Chromium & More for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (09/26/2017)|
|25.||FDA Warns Seller of Supplements for Allergies, Joint Pain, Bone Health, and More (08/29/2017)|
|26.||Increase in Calls to Poison Control Centers About Supplements (07/29/2017)|
|27.||Jail Time for Seller of Spiked Supplements (07/20/2017)|
|28.||CDC Warns Against Placenta Pills After Infant Becomes Sick (07/08/2017)|
|29.||"Allergy" Supplement Containing Ephedra Recalled (05/26/2017)|
|30.||Herbal "Sexual Enhancement Coffee" Recalled, One Death Reported (05/26/2017)|
|31.||Two Hospitalized After Drinking Herbal Tea With Aconite (03/11/2017)|
|32.||Herbal Supplement Found to Contain Ephedra Alkaloids Recalled (02/09/2017)|
|33.||Case of Hemorrhagic Stroke Linked to Redline Energy Drink (12/13/2016)|
|34.||Chocolate Hazelnut Butter CLIF Nut Butter Filled Energy Bars Recalled (12/07/2016)|
|35.||Bentonite Clay Promoted for "Detoxification" Contaminated With Lead (11/29/2016)|
|36.||DMAA Product Recalled (11/25/2016)|
|37.||Energy Drink Linked to Case of Acute Hepatitis (11/04/2016)|
|38.||Liver Injuries Linked With Dietary Supplement Use on the Rise (11/04/2016)|
|39.||FDA Warns Consumers Not to Use Twelve Energy and Sexual Enhancement Supplements (11/01/2016)|
|40.||Seller of B Vitamins, Omega-3s and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (09/27/2016)|
|41.||Kratom To Be Classified a Schedule I Controlled Substance (09/02/2016)|
|42.||U.S. Marshals Seize $150,00 Worth of Kratom (08/05/2016)|
|43.||More Nutrition Bars Recalled Due to Listeria Risk (06/15/2016)|
|44.||Clif Bars Recalled Due to Listeria Risk (06/02/2016)|
|45.||Multis and Energy Mixes Recalled (05/10/2016)|
|46.||Workout Supplement Containing Acacia Rigidula Recalled (04/16/2016)|
|47.||Muscle Enhancement Supplement Recalled (04/05/2016)|
|48.||FDA Warns Sellers of Weight and Workout Supplements Containing Acacia Rigidula (03/15/2016)|
|49.||FDA Finds Problems at 58% of Supplement Manufacturing Sites in U.S. and Abroad (03/12/2016)|
|50.||Work Out and Weight Supplements Contain Synthetic Amphetamine-Like Compound (02/16/2016)|
|51.||Over $400,000 Worth of Kratom Supplements Seized by U.S. Marshals (01/12/2016)|
|52.||Consuming a Single Energy Drink May Increase Cardiovascular Risk (11/11/2015)|
|53.||GNC Accused of Selling Supplements with Unlawful Ingredients (10/28/2015)|
|54.||23,000 ER Visits Linked to Supplements: Palpitations, Swallowing Problems, Allergies Common (10/17/2015)|
|55.||No Vinpocetine in Some Vinpocetine Supplements; Picamilon Labels Not Accurate (10/14/2015)|
|56.||Weight and Energy Supplement Contains Synthetic "Amphetamine" (09/30/2015)|
|57.||Seller of Muscle Supplements and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations (09/26/2015)|
|58.||Maker of Multivitamin and Fish Oil Warned for Manufacturing Violations (09/05/2015)|
|59.||Maker of Arthritis Supplement Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (07/02/2015)|
|60.||Maker of Joint Supplement Warned for Manufacturing Violations (06/17/2015)|
|61.||FDA Warns Maker of Fruit Energy Drinks for Drug Claims (06/11/2015)|
|62.||Maker of B-12 Energy Supplement Warned for Manufacturing Violations (06/03/2015)|
|63.||FDA Targets Weight Loss and Workout Supplements Listing Synthetic Stimulant DMBA (04/29/2015)|
|64.||Does Your Weight Loss or Sports Supplement Contain Synthetic Amphetamine? (04/08/2015)|
|65.||Seller of Tea Warned for Drug Claims (03/17/2015)|
|66.||Drugs Found in Male Enhancement Supplements (02/28/2015)|
|67.||Seller of Antioxidant Water, Energy Drops Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (02/24/2015)|
|68.||Seller of Muscle Supplements Containing Synthetic Steroids Warned (02/17/2015)|
|69.||Maker of Vitamin Drinks Warned for Manufacturing Violations (01/23/2015)|
|70.||Maker of Aloe, Weight Loss Supplements and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (12/30/2014)|
|71.||Seller of B-12, Zinc, Echinacea and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (12/12/2014)|
|72.||FDA Raises Concerns Over Generic ADHD Drugs (12/07/2014)|
|73.||Seller of Energy & Joint Supplements, Aloe, Silver and More Warned for Drug Claims (12/02/2014)|
|74.||Seller of Multivitamin Warned for Drug Claims (10/10/2014)|
|75.||Consumers Who Have Purchased Red Bull May Qualify for Cash Payment or Free Red Bull Products (10/08/2014)|
|76.||U.S. Marshals Seize $5 Million Worth of Kratom (09/30/2014)|
|77.||Seller Warned for Promoting Essential Oils to Treat Flu, MRSA, Measles and More (09/26/2014)|
|78.||Maker of Joint and Weight Products Warned for Hidden Drugs, Manufacturing Violations (09/23/2014)|
|79.||FTC Says Company Made "Outrageous" Weight Loss Claims (07/26/2014)|
|80.||Powdered Caffeine Can Be Lethal, FDA Warns (07/19/2014)|
|81.||CELLFOOD Recalled in Canada (06/24/2014)|
|82.||Maker of Green Coffee Bean Extract and Weight Loss Supplement Warned for Manufacturing Violations (04/03/2014)|
|83.||Products Containing Kratom Recalled Following FDA Import Alert (03/21/2014)|
|84.||Maker of Herbal Capsules and Extracts Warned for Manufacturing Violations (03/19/2014)|
|85.||Maker of Cholesterol and Workout Supplements Warned For Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims and Unapproved Ingredient (02/13/2014)|
|86.||Emergen-C Settles False Advertising Lawsuit (01/28/2014)|
|87.||Maker of Joint Health Supplements Warned for Manufacturing Violations (12/19/2013)|
|88.||Weight Loss Supplement Claims Challenged (12/06/2013)|
|89.||Another Meth-Like Compound Discovered In Weight Loss Supplements (11/20/2013)|
|90.||Ingredient In Workout Supplements May Be Unsafe, FDA Warns (10/27/2013)|
|91.||Supplement Company Warned For Numerous Manufacturing Violations (10/25/2013)|
|92.||Methamphetamine-Like Compound Found In Popular Workout Supplement (10/16/2013)|
|93.||Company Warned For Distributing Weight Loss Supplement Containing DMAA, Drug Claims (09/27/2013)|
|94.||Seller of Herbal Supplements and "Tonics" Warned For Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (09/05/2013)|
|95.||Weight Loss Supplement Formulas For Men and Women Recalled Due To Undeclared Drugs (08/20/2013)|
|96.||Maker of Energy, Weight Loss, Sleep and Vitamin D Supplements Warned for Manufacturing Violations (08/16/2013)|
|97.||Fat Loss and Muscle Enhancement Supplements Found To Contain DMAA (08/01/2013)|
|98.||Safety of Certain Weight Loss and Bodybuilding Supplements Called Into Question (07/26/2013)|
|99.||Protein And Nutrition Bars Recalled Due To Undeclared Milk Allergen (06/14/2013)|
|100.||Nutrition Bars Recalled Due To Undeclared Milk Allergen (06/07/2013)|
|101.||Maker of Liver Detox and Insulin Supplements Warned For Drug Claims (05/23/2013)|
|102.||Hoodia, Sexual Enhancement Supplements and More Found To Be Adulterated, Misbranded (05/17/2013)|
|103.||Cardio, Energy and Sexual Enhancement Supplement Distributor Warned For Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (04/18/2013)|
|104.||FDA Warns Consumers About The Dangers Of DMAA (04/12/2013)|
|105.||Manufacturer of Joint, Weight Loss, Muscle Supplements and More Warned for Adulteration, Misbranding and Drug Claims (03/01/2013)|
|106.||FDA Warns USPLabs For Adulteration and Drug Claims (02/20/2013)|
|107.||Energy Drink Recalled Due To Bacterial Contamination (02/15/2013)|
|108.||Manufacturer of Heart, Multivitamin, Cranberry, and Longevity Supplements Warned For Adulteration and Drug Claims (02/13/2013)|
|109.||DMAA Supplement Linked to Runner's Death (02/01/2013)|
|110.||"Thermo Stimulating" Supplement Recalled -- Contained DMAA (01/24/2013)|
|111.||USPLabs Settles Class Action Lawsuit Over Controversial DMAA Ingredient (01/23/2013)|
|112.||Weight Loss Supplement Containing Undeclared Drug Recalled (12/21/2012)|
|113.||Distributor Warns of Counterfeit Liquid Energy Shots (11/21/2012)|
|114.||Recall of Nutrition Bars Containing Peanut Butter Due To Salmonella Risk (10/15/2012)|
|115.||Men’s Sexual Enhancement Supplement Containing Prescription Drug Recalled (09/18/2012)|
|116.||Energy, Fat Loss Supplement Recalled For Ephedrine Alkaloids (08/31/2012)|
|117.||Herbal Supplement Company Warned For Medical Claims (08/29/2012)|
|118.||Prescription and Street Drug Alternatives Found in Male Enhancement, Mood, and Sleep Supplements (07/27/2012)|
|119.||Centrum Multivitamins: Breast and Colon Health Claims Pulled (07/06/2012)|
|120.||FDA Warns Doctor Promoting Own Supplements Online as Treatments (05/07/2012)|
|121.||Protein Supplement Maker Fails FDA Audit -- Many Products Affected (04/16/2012)|
|122.||Maker of Protein Drinks and Supplements Warned of Manufacturing Violations (04/04/2012)|
|123.||Maker of Inhaled Caffeine Product Gets Warning (03/09/2012)|
|124.||FDA Warns Vitaganic of Manufacturing Violations (03/03/2012)|
|125.||Seller of "HCG Drops" for Weight Loss Warned by FDA and FTC of Violations (01/04/2012)|
|126.||Use of "Sports Drinks" and "Energy Drinks" Discouraged by Pediatric Group (07/11/2011)|
|127.||FDA Warns Consumers to Stop Using Hydroxycut -- Product Being Tested by ConsumerLab.com (05/01/2009)|
|128.||QVC Settles Charges of False Claims for Supplements (03/19/2009)|
|129.||"The Truth About Nutrition" Marketers Agree to Pay $3 Million to Settle Charges of Deceptive Advertising of Dietary Supplements and Devices (03/06/2009)|
|130.||Many Brands of Nutrition Bars Recalled Due to Potential Salmonella Contamination (01/24/2009)|
|131.||Recall of Men's "Sexual Energy" Supplement Expanded to Include "Energy Max" Product (11/25/2007)|
|132.||FDA Warns of Two Supplements Containing Pharmaceutical-like Compounds (05/10/2007)|
|133.||Garden of Life, Maker of Primal Defense, Settles FTC Charges (03/16/2006)|
|134.||FDA Requests Seizure of More Supplements Containing Ephedrine Alkaloids (03/03/2006)|
|135.||FTC Stops False Claims about HGH Oral Spray (10/18/2005)|
|136.||FDA Warns Marketer of "Vitamin O" Product to Cease Unsubstantiated Claims (03/31/2005)|
|137.||FTC Sues Florida Man for Illegal Spam and False “Human Growth Hormone” Product Claims (07/30/2004)|
|138.||Marketers of “Focus Factor” and “V-Factor” Fined for Advertising Claims (03/17/2004)|
|139.||FDA to Prohibit Sales of Dietary Supplements Containing Ephedra (01/03/2004)|
|140.||Direct Marketers of Weight Loss, Impotence, and Arthritis Supplements Charged with Deceptive Claims (07/01/2003)|
|141.||Warning and Recall for "Herbal" Sexual Enhancement Supplement in Canada Illegally Containing Pharmaceutical Compound (05/28/2003)|
|142.||U.S. Warns of Ephedra Risks and Proposes Warning Label for Supplements (03/04/2003)|
|143.||Recall Update for Certain Metabolife Bars - Excessive Vitamin A (01/31/2002)|
|144.||Canada Requests Recall of Certain Ephedra/Ephedrine Products (01/11/2002)|