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2018 Recalls - Health Fraud

The list below provides information gathered from press announcements and other public notices about certain recalls of health fraud* - related products regulated by FDA. For all FDA recalls, click here.

Date Brand Name Product Description Reason/Problem Company Name
10/15/2018 Zero Xtreme   Marketed as a dietary supplement Unapproved new drug; contains undeclared sibutramine Fat Burners Zone
08/14/2018 Zakah Life   Kratom Containing Products Salmonella Zakah Life, LLC
08/13/2018 Blissful Remedies   Products Containing Kratom High microbial load World Organix, LLC
07/06/2018 Platinum, Slimming Plus and more   Marketed as dietary supplements Unapproved new drugs; contains undeclared Sildenafil, Sibutramine, Diclofenac and/or Phenolphthalein MyNicNaxs, LLC
06/21/2018 Gaia Ethnobotanical   Kratom Products Potential Salmonella contamination Gaia Ethnobotanical, LLC
05/24/2018 Pious Lion   Product containing kratom Salmonella Pious Lion
05/17/2018 7K and Poseidon   7K and Poseidon 4500 Dietary Supplements Unapproved new drug; contains undeclared Sildenafil and Tadalafil Shoreside Enterprises
05/04/2018 Acadica   Marketed as a dietary supplement Potential to be contaminated with Salmonella Badger Botanicals, LLC
05/01/2018 Dragon Kratom   Marketed as a dietary supplement Potential to be contaminated with Salmonella Maya Distribution, LLC
04/23/2018 Various: Pain Out, Nirvanio, Cali   Marketed as a dietary supplement Potential to be contaminated with Salmonella NutriZone, LLC
04/17/2018 Herbal-Salvation   Kratom containing powder products Potential to be contaminated with Salmonella Viable Solutions
04/16/2018 Euphoric   Marketed as a dietary supplement Unapproved new drug; contains undeclared sildenafil and tadalafil Epic Products, LLC
04/12/2018 Rhino 69 Extreme 5000 capsules Marketed as a dietary supplement Unapproved new drug; contains undeclared tadalafil AMA Wholesale Inc.
04/05/2018 Club 13   Kratom Maeng Da Red Salmonella Club 13
04/03/2018 Nirvanio   Kratom Products Salmonella NutriZone, LLC
04/03/2018 Raw Form Organics Maeng Da Kratom Emerald Green, Raw Form Organics Maeng Da Kratom Ivory White, and Raw Form Organics Maeng Da Kratom Ruby Red Kratom Products Salmonella Triangle Pharmanaturals LLC
03/30/2018 Nirvanio, Pain Out   Dietary supplement - Kratom May contain Salmonella NutriZone, LLC
03/23/2018 Eclipse   Kratom Powder May contain Salmonella Tamarack Inc.
03/10/2018 Kraken Kratom, Soul Speciosa, and Phytoextractum Kratom Powder Salmonella PDX Aromatics DBA Kraken Kratom, Phytoextractum, and Soul Speciosa
02/22/2018 Bella   Unapproved new drug Unapproved new drug; contains undeclared sibutramine Bella All Natural
01/19/2018 Relumins, Tatiomax, Saluta, Tationil, and other brands Unapproved new drugs Unapproved new drugs Flawless Beauty, LLC

*The FDA defines health fraud as the deceptive promotion, advertising, distribution, or sale of a product represented as being effective to prevent, diagnose, treat, cure or lessen an illness or condition, or provide another beneficial effect on health, but that has not been scientifically proven safe and effective for such purposes.