July 23, 2013

Herbal Give Care LLC Recalls Esbelin Siloutte Te and Esbelin Siloutte Vitamin Supplements Due to Potential Health Risks

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall of Esbelin siloutte te and Esbelin siloutte Herbal Blend with L-Carnitine (30 Capsules), to the consumer level. The products have been found to contain undeclared Sibutramine, N-Desmethylsibutramine, and N-di-Desmethylsibutramine.

These products may pose a threat to consumers because sibutramine is known to substantially increase blood pressure and/or pulse rate in some patients and may present a significant risk for patients with a history of coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, arrhythmias or stroke.

The Esbelin siloutte Herbal Blend with L-Carnitine (30 capsules) product is used to help normalize nervous appetite, preventing fat accumulation and fluid retention in tissues. The Esbelin siloutte Herbal Blend with L-Carnitine (30 Capsules) is packaged in a white plastic bottle with a screw cap containing 30 capsules per bottle. All lots of this product are being recalled. The product was distributed nationwide to retail customers and via the internet. UPC code for this product is 7502011000060.

The full recall can be found at www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm361950.htm?source=govdelivery.