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FDA List Of Supplement Formulation Taboos Adds Ephedra-Like Ingredient

This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

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CFSAN warns seven companies about products marketed as supplements with labeling listing methylsynephrine as a dietary ingredient. The center also warned two of the firms their products contained other ingredients FDA previously began forcing off the market, DMAA and DMBA.

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