Intercharm is issuing a recall of Slimforte Slimming Capsules, Slimforte Slimming Coffee, and Botanical Slimming Soft Gel. FDA laboratory analyses found the products to contain Sibutramine an appetite suppressant. Great, a little Q and A. Thank you FDA.
Why is this a problem? Sibutramine is a controlled substance that was withdrawn from the market in October 2010 for safety reasons. I have no idea how this stuff gets into these products. Here are two other examples of the same problem: