Public Notification: Adipotrim XT contains hidden drug ingredient
[7-3-2018] The Food and Drug Administration is advising consumers not to purchase or use Adipotrim XT, a product promoted for weight loss. This product was identified during an examination of international mail shipments.
FDA laboratory analysis confirmed that Adipotrim XT contains phenolphthalein. Phenolphthalein is a chemical that is not an active ingredient in any approved drug in the United States. Studies have indicated that it may increase the risk of cancer.
- Complete and submit the report online MedWatch Online Voluntary Reporting Form, or:
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