The FDA has announced a voluntary recall of the “sexual health” (ie, erectile dysfunction) dietary supplement ACTRA-Sx 500 due to “adulteration” with the active compound from Viagra, sildenafil citrate. This is yet another recall of a “dietary supplement” that happens to be adulterated with a pharmaceutical that has been proven to treat the condition the supplement claims to address. This might make the supplement “work”, but it poses a real hazard to customers who are not permitted to know what they are taking. Continue reading
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- @avinashtn Thanks for the recommendation. Wotton has an axe to grind when it comes to Shapin - interesting to read both. 1 week ago
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- @avinashtn That looks great - it’s now on my wish list. The Wotton came to my attention b/c of review in Nature: nature.com/nature/journal… 2 weeks ago