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More than $2 million in illegal dietary supplements seized from Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals by the FDA

Due to the presence of the unapproved food additives known as 3-Dimethylamylamine HCl (DMAA) or its chemical equivalent, U.S. marshals have seized more than $2 million worth of dietary supplements manufactured and held by Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. at the request of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and its investigators. According to the complaint filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, the illegal products were adulterated, as said by the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, because of the DMAA, an unapproved food additive found to be unsafe for the public. The use of ... Read More