FDA (USA) Advisory

All drugs containing PHENYLPROPANOLAMINE are being recalled. Stop taking anything containing this ingredient. It has been linked to increase hemorrhagic stroke (bleeding of the brain) among women ages 18 to 49 and seizures in children.

Examples of drugs containing such here in our country are:

  • Alkaseltzer
  • Dimetapp
  • Robitussin
  • Dexatrim
  • Bioflu
  • Neozep
  • Sinutab
  • Decolgen

Check their website for more info.


2 Responses to “FDA (USA) Advisory”

Anonymous said...
February 6, 2009 at 4:18 PM

just an fyi that this is no longer updated. bioflu, decolgen and neozep no longer contains PPA.

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