Rochon Genova LLP is monitoring the recall of 11 Hydroxycut products announced today by the Canadian-based company Iovate Health Sciences Inc. The voluntary recall follows a warning issued May 1 by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (F.D.A.) that Hydroxycut products were associated with a number of serious liver injuries.
The following products sold in Canada are part of this recall: Hydroxycut Regular Rapid Release Caplets, Hydroxycut Caffeine-Free Rapid Release Caplets, Hydroxycut Hardcore Liquid Capsules, Hydroxycut Max Liquid Capsules, Hydroxycut Regular Drink Packets, Hydroxycut Caffeine-Free Drink Packets, Hydroxycut Hardcore Drink Packets (Ignition Stix), Hydroxycut Max Drink Packets, Hydroxycut Liquid Shots, Hydroxycut Max Aqua Shed Capsules, Hydroxycut 24 Caplets.
For more information please consult the following:
- Health Canada Advisory (May 3, 2009)
- USFDA Warning (May 1, 2009)
- Diet-pill manufacturer recalls 11 products in Canada - Globe and Mail (May 5, 2009)
Rochon Genova LLP will continue to observe developments and update this website.