In 2009, the Food and Drug Administration () announced a voluntary recall of Pai You Guo and issued
alerts about the supplement's potential health risks.
The new study found nearly a quarter of Brazilian-born women surveyed in Boston use Pai You Guo. No one who took the supplement was aware of the recall, and most experienced side effects.
The article shows once again how ineffective the FDA is when it comes to any recall. Nearly 25% of those women in the study were still using the product.
Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/health/2011/08/16/dieters-may-unknowingly-buy-dangerous-weight-loss-supplements/#ixzz1VrBaztel