Regeneca announced a voluntary nationwide recall of its RegenESlim appetite control dietary supplement. Analysis of RegenESlim was found to contain DMAA (1,3-dimethylamylamine, methylhexanamine) also known as geranium extract.
DMAA is commonly used as a stimulant, pre-workout, and weight loss ingredient in supplements. This ingredient can be harmful as it can narrow blood vessels and arteries, which can increase blood pressure or other cardiovascular problems (eg, shortness of breath, arrhythmias, tightening in the chest, heart attack).
The affected products have Lot # EX0616R15814 and #11414RE5516. It is packaged in 3.5″x3″ green and white sachets and contain two capsules.
Consumers who have purchased the affected products are advised to discontinue the product and return it to the place of purchase.
For more information call (949) 281-2600 or visit FDA.gov.