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May 21, 2003

Recall Update: IRON-TEK Advanced Nutrition THERMO-TEK Capsules Recall is Complete

(SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released the following information.

PRODUCT
THERMO-TEK Capsules, Product number 01-100, packaged in 250 cc red plastic bottles with black ribbed
plastic caps, 120 capsules per bottle. Product was labeled in part, "*** IRON-TEK *** Advanced Performance
Nutrition *** ADVANCED FAT LOSS CATALYST *** Now Contains: Yohimbine and Theophylline *** THERMO-TEK ***
120 CAPSULES *** Dietary Supplement *** IRON-TEK ADVANCED PERFORMANCE NUTRITION ***. Recall # F-376-3.

CODE
All codes of IRON-TEK brand Thermo-Tek Capsules packaged
in red plastic bottles - specifically codes 2419, 2317, and other codes distributed before January 2001
which had been contract manufactured by Horizon for IRON-TEK.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: IRON-TEK Advanced Nutrition, Inc. Hauppauge, NY, by faxed letters dated November 30, 2001,
and by mail on December 12, 2001.
Manufacturer: Horizon Pharmaceuticals Inc., St. Petersburg, FL. FDA initiated recall is complete.

REASON
The dietary supplement contained a smaller amount of theophylline than listed on the label.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
6,580 bottles

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide, the West Indies, and West Africa.

 
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