The attention of the Agency has been drawn to the recent warning by the Singapore`s Health Science Authority against consumption of longred oyster and lifespark 100% Natural pain Relief Supplement over undeclared potent ingredients of all lots (i.e. ingredients not specified on the label). The product longred Oyster-x contains Sildenafil which is used to treat male erectile dysfunction and may lead to decreased or loss of vision and hearing, low blood pressure, strokes and heart attacks and LifeSparks 100% Natural pain supplement on the other hand contains chlorpheniramine, diclofenac, paracetamol, piroxicam, sulphamethoxazole and dexamethasone, a potent steroid usually prescribed for inflammatory
- Long term unsupervised use of an oral steroid can cause increase blood glucose levels leading to diabetes, high blood pressure, cataracts,
- Use of this product may pose a threat to consumers because the undeclared active (Sildenafil)ingredients may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs and may lower blood pressure to dangerous levels. Consumers with diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, or heart disease often take nitrate
INFORMATION ON PRODUCTS
- Manufacturer: Paul Harrison International Singapore.
- Drug specification: 20 count bottles.
In view of this, the:
- Patients taking these drugs should contact their health care professionals right away if they experience symptoms or any adverse effect related to the use of this product.
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