[6-10-2021] FDA reminds consumers not to purchase or use Adam’s Secret Extra Strength 1500. FDA laboratory analysis confirmed additional samples of Adam’s Secret Extra Strength 1500 contained tadalafil, the active ingredient in the FDA-approved prescription drugs Cialis. This product is promoted and sold for sexual enhancement on various websites, including www.amazon.com.
[2-17-2021] Adamssecret.co voluntarily recalled all unexpired lots of Adam’s Secret Extra Strength 1500 and Adam’s Secret Extra Strength 3000 capsules to the consumer level.
[1-19-2021] The Food and Drug Administration is advising consumers not to purchase or use Adam’s Secret Extra Strength 1500, a product promoted and sold for sexual enhancement on various websites, including www.adamssecret.co and www.walmart.com, and possibly in some retail stores.
FDA laboratory analysis confirmed that Adam’s Secret Extra Strength 1500 contains tadalafil and sildenafil, the active ingredients in the FDA-approved prescription drugs Cialis and Viagra, respectively, used to treat erectile dysfunction. FDA approvals of Cialis and Viagra are restricted to use under the supervision of a licensed health care professional. These undeclared ingredients may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs, such as nitroglycerin, and may lower blood pressure to dangerous levels. People with diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, or heart disease often take nitrates.
Health care professionals and patients are encouraged to report adverse events or side effects related to the use of this product to the FDA's MedWatch Safety Information and Adverse Event Reporting Program:
- Complete and submit the report online at MedWatch Online Voluntary Reporting Form, or;
- Download and complete the form, then submit it via fax at 1-800-FDA-0178.
Note: This notification is to inform the public of a growing trend of dietary supplements or conventional foods with hidden drugs and chemicals. These products are typically promoted for sexual enhancement, weight loss, and body building and are often represented as being “all natural.” FDA is unable to test and identify all products marketed as dietary supplements that have potentially harmful hidden ingredients. Consumers should exercise caution before purchasing any product in the above categories.
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