The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a warning to consumers to immediately stop using Hydroxycut. Hydroxycut products are associated with a number of serious liver injuries.
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Hydroxycut Recall Product List
In response to a growing national problem, the U.S. FDA has issued a public statement warning all consumers of the dangers associated with Hydroxycut products and the need for anyone who is using them to stop doing so immediately. The FDA has also opened an investigation into the situation in order to determine what is causing these side effects. Hydroxycut products that have been recalled include:
- Hydroxycut Regular Rapid Release Caplets
- Hydroxycut Caffeine-Free Rapid Release Caplets
- Hydroxycut Hardcore Liquid Caplets
- Hydroxycut Max Liquid Caplets
- Hydroxycut Regular Drink Packets
- Hydroxycut Caffeine-Free Drink Packets
- Hydroxycut Hardcore Drink Packets (Ignition Stix)
- Hydroxycut Max Drink Packets
- Hydroxycut Liquid Shots
- Hydroxycut Hardcore RTDs (Ready-to-Drink)
- Hydroxycut Max Aqua Shed
- Hydroxycut 24
- Hydroxycut Carb Control
- Hydroxycut Natural
To date, the FDA has received 23 reports of serious health problems ranging from jaundice and elevated liver enzymes – an indicator of potential liver injury – to liver damage requiring liver transplants. One death due to liver failure has been reported to FDA. Other health problems reported include seizures; cardiovascular disorders; and rhabdomyolysis, a type of muscle damage that can lead to other serious health problems such as kidney failure.
Click here to read the official FDA warning letter
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