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    US Government Agencies Crack Down on Dietary Supplement Manufacturers

    In partnership with the Department of Justice, Federal Trade Commission and others, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), announced that after a yearlong sweep of dietary supplement makers, the agencies have filed civil injunctions and criminal actions against 117 manufacturers and/or distributors of dietary supplements and tainted products falsely marketed as dietary supplements. Among the cases announced, an 11-count indictment unsealed Tuesday against Dallas-bas...
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    FDA Finds Prozac in USPlabs Supplement, but Company Claims it’s a Counterfeit

    A dietary supplement firm long on the US Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) enforcement radar is again in the agency's sights after regulators claim they found fluoxetine, the active ingredient in Prozac, in one of the company's former fitness products. Background The company, USPlabs, has been linked to several FDA enforcement actions in recent years. In December 2012, FDA sent the company a Warning Letter regarding three of its products: Jack3D, Super Cissus an...