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January 15, 2002

Herbal Doctor Remedies Prostatin Formula #103, 500 mg capsules Recall Update

Monterey Park, CA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released the following information.

PRODUCT
Prostatin Formula #103, 500 mg capsules, 30 & 90 capsule bottles, Recall # F-110-2.

CODE
All lots and codes.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Herbal Doctor Remedies, Monterey Park, CA, by letter dated 03/07/01.

Manufacturer: Sheng Chang Pharmaceutical Co Ltd., Taipei Hsein, Taiwan. Firm initiated recall is complete.

REASON
Product contains aristolochic acid, a potent carcinogen and nephrotoxin.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERECE
5/30 capsule and 2/90 capsule bottles only.

DISTRIBUTION
AZ, KY, PA and the Philippines
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