January 18, 2000Hope For Life Foundation of
Southern California Recalls Radic Electrolyte Formula
Viejo, CA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Hope For Life Foundation of Southern California
is recalling certain 8-ounce clear plastic bottles of Radic Electrolyte Formula because
the product contains catechol, a carcinogen.
The recalled product, manufactured by
Medical Research Products, also known as Consolidated Marketing Ltd., is a dietary
supplement to help the body heal itself naturally. The formula was sold
over-the-counter and was distributed in California and Nevada. The product is
uncoded All 8-ounce products are affected. According to FDA, only 20 bottles were
distributed and the firm estimates none remains on the market.
This Class II recall
was initiated by the Hope For Life Foundation by telephone beginning December 15,
1999. This is the first public notice issued by the FDA. The FDA considers
this recall to be complete.
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
FDA Recall #D-205-0
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