undeclared ingredient

undeclared ingredient

An active component (typically of a fraudulent over-the-counter supplement or other product) that is not revealed to purchasers.
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The FDA added: '"This undeclared ingredient may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs, such as nitroglycerin, and may lowerblood pressureto dangerous levels."
Sildenafil is an undeclared ingredient in AB Slim and is also the active ingredient in Viagra, an erectile dysfunction medication.
Bestherbs Coffee LLC has been voluntarily recalling all of its "New of Kopi Jantan Tradisional Natural Herbs Coffee" after the FDA found the undeclared ingredient, which has a structural similarity to the active ingredient sildenafil, in Viagra.
The FDA has issued a consumer warning about several products, including Cave Diver, X Zen Platinum, and Reload, which contain the undeclared ingredient sildenafil, the active ingredient in the FDA-approved prescription drug Viagra.
"Most recalls (56 percent) resulted from operational mistakes, such as incorrect labeling, the presence of an undeclared ingredient, or contamination during the production process.
According to Redha Salman, director of health and public safety department at DM, the product was found to contain a potentially harmful undeclared ingredient, thio-methisosildenafil, which may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs (such as nitroglycerin) and can lower blood pressure to dangerous levels.
The FDA has requested that SEI Pharmaceuticals, of Miami, Fla., recall all Xiadafil VIP Tabs sold in 8 tablet bottles (Lot # 6K029) or blister cards of 2 tablets (Lot # 6K029-SEI) because these products contain a potentially harmful, undeclared ingredient that may dangerously affect a person's blood pressure and can cause other life-threatening side effects.
On its website, the US FDA explained that the undeclared ingredient Tadalafil, "may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs, such as nitroglycerin, and may lower blood pressure to dangerous levels.
An undeclared ingredient in the product may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs - often taken for diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol or heart disease - and may lower blood pressure to dangerous levels.
The recall is due to undeclared ingredients in food items and potential injury risk in other products.
The undeclared ingredients could react with nitrates in the drugs to lower blood pressure to dangerous levels.
Undeclared ingredients and product mix-ups have prompted supermarket giants to remove a long list of items which pose allergy risks from their shelves.