- The Washington Times - Tuesday, April 21, 2009

The following recalls have been announced:

___

Universal ABC Beauty Supply International Inc. is recalling 34 dietary supplement products because they contain an undeclared drug ingredient. No illnesses or injuries have been reported to the company.

The company said the recalled products contain undeclared Sibutramine, a drug used as an appetite suppressant for weight loss. Sibutramine can increase blood pressure 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. For more information, consumers can call 718-891-6888.

These products are being recalled:

_ ProSlim Plus, 60 capsules, bottle in box.

_ 3 DAYS fit, 60 capsules, bottle in box .

_ EIGHT FACTOR DIET, 60 capsules, 3 pouches/box.

_ 24hours Diet, 60 capsules.

_ Slim 3in1 M-18 ROYAL DIET, 90 capsules, 3 pouches/box .

_ 3X SLIMMING POWER, 60 capsules, bottle in box.

_ Extrim Plus 24 Hours RE-BURN Formula, 60 capsules.

_ Slim 3in1 EXTRA SLIM FORMULA, 90 capsules, 3 pouches/box.

_ Slim 3in1 EXTRA SLIM WAIST FORMULA, 90 capsules, 3 pouches/box.

_ SLIM EXPRESS 360 C.

_ SLIM EXPRESS 4in1, 60 capsules, bottle in box.

_ ROYAL SLIMMING FORMULA, 60 capsules, bottle/box.

_ BODY CREATOR, 90 capsules, 3 pouches/box.

_ Slim Waistline (labeling written in Chinese).

_ BODY SHAPING, 90 capsules, 3 pouches/box.

_ PERFECT SLIM, 90 capsules, 3 pouches/box.

_ Perfect Slim 100% Natural Herbal Essence.

_ IMELDA Perfect Slim.

_ Slim Waist Formula, 32 capsules, 2 pouches/box.

_ Super Slimming, 60 capsules, bottle in box.

_ 2 DAY DIET.

_ Powerful Slim.

_ BODY SHAPING.

_ SUPER FAT BURNER, 60 capsules, bottle in box.

_ SLIMMING FORMULA .

_ SLIM FAST 2, 32 capsules, 2 pouches/box.

_ SLIM FAST, 60 capsules, 3 pouches/box.

_ Slim up, 120 capsules, bottle in box.

_ 7 DAYS DIET, 60 capsules, 3 pouches/box.

_ Perfect Slim Up, 60 capsules, bottle in box.

_ JM Fat Reducer.

_ SlimBurn.

_ 21 Double SLIM.

_ TRIM PLUS 2.

____

About 14,000 Specialized 2009 model bicycles, made in China and imported by Specialized Bicycle Components Inc., of Morgan Hill, Calif., because the handlebars can break, posing a fall hazard to the rider. The company has received two reports of the handlebar breaking during use. This includes one instance of a rider suffering head trauma which resulted in unconsciousness and a puncture wound to the arm. This recall involves HL handlebars on these 2009 Specialized bicycles: Cross Trail Comp, Myka HT Comp, Myka HT Elite, Rockhopper, Rockhopper Comp and Rockhopper Comp 29. The model number of the HL handlebar is ALR-13 NTFOV. The recalled products were sold at authorized dealers nationwide from June 2008 through February this year. Details: by phone at 877-808-8154; by Web at https://www.specialized.com or https://www.cpsc.gov.

___

About 3,000 Roubaix Comp and Roubaix Pro 2004 bicycles, made in Taiwan and imported by Specialized Bicycle Components Inc., of Morgan Hill, Calif., because the cable stop on the bicycle can loosen, which can cause the rider to lose control and fall from the bike. The company received reports of two falls that resulted in fractures requiring medical attention and surgery.

The recalled bicycles include: 2004 Roubaix Comp 18; 2004 Roubaix Comp 27; 2004 Roubaix Pro 18; and 2004 Roubaix Pro frameset models. Only bicycles with a single rivet fastening the cable stop to the frame are subject to recall. The recalled products were sold at Specialized authorized dealers nationwide from September 2003 through August 2004. Details: by Web at https://www.cpsc.gov.

LOAD COMMENTS ()

 

Click to Read More

Click to Hide