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December 19, 2000

Thyroid Synergy Dietary Supplements Recalled

First public notice issued by FDA of 'completed recall'...

Boulder, CO (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Designs for Health is recalling certain Thyroid Synergy Dietary Supplements because the product contained approximately 225 times the amount of selenium declared on label.

This is the first public notice of this Class I recall issued by FDA.

PRODUCT
Thyroid Synergy Dietary Supplement, in 90-capsule bottles.

Recall #F-121-1.

CODE
Lot 011191-1191.

MANUFACTURER
Advanced Manufacturing System, Boulder, Colorado.

RECALLED BY
Designs for Health, Boulder, Colorado, by telephone on August 7-8, 2000, followed by letter August 10, 2000. Firm-initiated recall **complete.

**Completed recall: While the FDA has completed processing of this particular recall, it does not mean this particular product has been fully accounted for.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

QUANTITY
360 90-capsule bottles were distributed.

Questions concerning this recall may be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafetyAlerts subscribers December 19, 2000.  For more information regarding the SafetyAlerts free email alert service please click here.

 
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