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FDA warns: sexual enhancement coffee may cause serious harm

Magic Power Coffee, an instant coffee product marketed as a dietary supplement for sexual enhancement, contains an active drug ingredient that can dangerously lower blood pressure, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warns. When blood pressure drops suddenly, the brain is deprived of an adequate blood supply, which can lead to dizziness or lightheadedness. Consumers should stop using Magic Power Coffee immediately. The agency warns consumers that sexual enhancement products that claim to work as well as prescription drugs are likely to expose consumers to unpredictable risks and the potential for injury or even death. The FDA has found several ... Read More

Sexual enhancer found to contain potentially dangerous ingredient

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning consumers not to use a sexual enhancement capsule distributed by Natural Wellness because the product contains an undeclared ingredient that may cause serious, life-threatening conditions for some populations. MasXtreme Capsules, sold in blister packs containing one capsule and distributed nationwide, have been found to contain the ingredient aildenafil which is close in structure to sildenafil and likely possesses a similar pharmacological and adverse event profile. The dietary supplement also was found to contain the drug phentolamine, an alpha-adrenergic blocker. Aildenafil may pose a threat to consumers because it may interact with nitrates ... Read More

FDA warns consumers about herbal enhancement pills

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned consumers yesterday that the dietary supplement Stiff Nights contains sulfoaildenafil, a chemical compound similar to sildenafil, the active ingredient found in Viagra. When combined with prescription nitrates, including nitroglycerin, sildenafil can cause blood pressure to drop dangerously. Stiff Nights is manufactured by Impulsaria LLC of Grand Rapids, Michigan. It is sold in retail stores and on various websites in bottles containing 6, 12, or 30 red capsules. The product is also available in blister packs that contain one or two capsules. According to the product’s website, Stiff Nights “works using natural ingredients to stimulate ... Read More