Daily Archives: October 28, 2014

*article originally published on LeanItUp.com Dietary supplements are safe, right? I mean they’re just supplements…after all if they were really serious they’d be “drugs,” right? Wrong. According to a recent study published in JAMA, numerous banned pharmaceutical ingredients (drugs) were found in dietary supplements following FDA recalls — including anabolic steroids, anorexiants, and Viagra. Dr. Pieter Cohen of Harvard Medical School and his colleagues investigated supplements that were recalled by the FDA due to “adulteration with pharmaceutical ingredients,” yet were still available for […]

Supplements Contaminated with Banned Drugs