FDA warns of heart risks tied to "natural" dietary pills

12/22/2008 | Bloomberg · Google

The FDA warned that some dietary supplements claiming to be "natural" weight-loss pills illegally contain harmful ingredients or prescription drugs that do not have U.S. approval. The agency cautioned consumers that the supplements may cause hypertension, seizures, strokes or heart attacks and said it is working to withdraw such products from the market.

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