August 11, 2010
Novacare recalls male enhancement dietary supplementsNovacare LLC and the FDA have announced a nationwide voluntary recall of products sold under the following names: Stiff Nights, Aziffa, Size Matters, Erex, Mojo, Hard Drive, Eyeful, Red Magic, Straight Up, Zotrex, Monster Excyte, WOW, Xaitrex, Verect, Prolatis, Xytamax, Maxyte, Libidinal, OMG, OMG45, and Zilex (with Golden Spear). Novacare has been informed by the FDA that the products appear to contain sulfoaildenafil, an analogue of sildenafil, an FDA-approved drug used for the treatment of erectile sysfunction. "Sulfoaildenafil" is not declared on the product labels. The undeclared ingredient may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs (eg, nitroglycerin) and may lower blood pressure to dangerous levels. Consumers with diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, or cardiac disease often take nitrates.
All lots of the above-named products with manufacture or distribution dates prior to June 17, 2010 are being recalled. Consumers who have these products in their possession should stop using it immediately and contact their healthcare provider if they experience any adverse effects that may be related to the use of these products.
For more information www.fda.gov/Safety/MedWatch/SafetyInformation/SafetyAlertsforHumanMedicalProducts/ucm222052.htm.