Saturday, August 23, 2008

Health Canada Warns of Weight Loss Pills Use

Health Canada is advising consumers not to use Natural (Xin Yi Dai) and Lasmi weight loss pills due to concerns about possible side-effects.

Natural (Xin Yi Dai) and Lasmi are both promoted for weight loss.

Reason for Warning

The Hong Kong Department of Health warned against the use of Natural (Xin Yi Dai) and Lasmi because they were both found to contain undeclared pharmaceutical ingredients.

Natural (Xin Yi Dai) was found to contain sibutramine and phenolphthalein, and Lasmi was found to contain sibutramine and spironolactone.

Sibutramine is used in the treatment of obesity and spironolactone is used in the treatment of fluid retention. Both are prescription drugs that should only be used under the supervision of a health care professional.

Phenolphthalein was previously used in over-the-counter laxative preparations but is currently prohibited in Canada as it may cause cancer. Individuals who may have been exposed to phenolphthalein should consult with their health care professional.

Possible Side-Effects

Use of sibutramine may cause headaches, increased heart rate and blood pressure, chest pain and stroke.

Abuse of phenolphthalein-containing laxatives has been associated with stomach and intestinal bleeding, anemia, acute pancreatitis and, in cases of massive overdose, multiple organ damage (including liver failure).

Side-effects associated with spironolactone include electrolyte imbalance, breast enlargement in males, gastrointestinal irritation, fatigue, dizziness and reproductive disorders.

www.emaxhealth.com

Top rated weight loss pills reviews

7 comments:

Naturally Potent said...

Wow. Absorb your nutrients and wellness. Don't swallow pills! Once you get on that path you might as well become invisible to the medical field. they just keep adding to your meds. really, search the web for natural alternatives. i LOVE what i've found in my quest for organic health. check out my page
http://naturallypotent.wordpress.com/ lisadeb1989

weightlosspro said...

the pills mentioned are not nearly as safe as Proactol which from my experience and expertise is by far the quickest way to lose weight and also the safest and healthiest. combined with the right diet it can work wonders

Anonymous said...

If you have fallen prey to obesity and would like to trigger off weight loss as soon as possible, then you should opt for diet pills such as Phentermine and Adipex that are extremely popular for inducing rapid weight loss among people across the world. You will find the relevant details of weight loss pills at http://www.weight-loss-truths.com that inform you that Phentermine is to be taken only after procuring a Phentermine prescription and also in accordance with the instructions of the doctor. So, get hold of a Phentermine prescription, administer the drug properly and transform your weight loss dreams into reality.

Unknown said...

Epistane reduces the mass and has long lasting effect on the organ tissue. It works only where we wants to work.

epistane

The Resource Hub said...

Thanks a lot for the providing us the best natural Nuvoryn weight loss pills details. It is very helpful for everyone.

rahul said...

Thanks for great information you write it very clean. I am very lucky to get this tips from you.

Weight Loss Clinic Glasgow

Unknown said...

Can you purchase this online I'm 5"7 165 pounds would love to loose 20pounds in a month