March 20, 2009
Zencore Plus dietary supplement recalledBodee LLC has issued a voluntary nationwide recall of Zencore Plus, a dietary supplement. An FDA lab analysis of the samples found that the product contains benzamidenafil, a newly discovered phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5) inhibitor. The use of Zencore Plus by an unsuspecting user of organic nitrates may pose a life-threatening risk of sudden and profound drop of blood pressure due to potential interaction between benzamidenafil and organic nitrates. Patients who have Zencore Plus in their possession should stop using it immediately.
Zencore Plus is marketed as a natural herbal supplement for the enhancement of male sexual performance.
For more information call (800) 935-0296 or visit www.fda.gov/Safety/MedWatch/SafetyInformation/SafetyAlertsforHumanMedicalProducts/ucm127785.htm.