Consumer Reports has listed the 12 most dangerous ingredients found in today. It states the dangerous ingredients have been linked to several hazards such as , and even death.
The dietary supplementswhich contain these dangerous ingredients are currently unregulated by the FDA and legally available on the open market. Consumer Reports found that some of these supplements contained dangerous ingredients identified by the FDA as long ago as 1993.
The Consumer Reportsâ€™ dirty dozen list of dangerous Ingredients to avoid in supplements are Aconite, Bitter orange, Chaparral, Colloidal silver, Coltsfoot, Comfrey, Country mallow, Germanium, Greater celandine, Kava, Lobelia and Yohimbe. A thorough explanation of why these ingredients are dangerous can be accessed via ConsumerReports.org.
Hopefully all untested, deadly and dangerous supplements will be off of our store shelves soon! Can you imagine walking into a health store, purchasing and expensive dietary supplement only to discover you have actually been slowly poisoning or even killing yourself?
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Â© Evalynn Turner - August 2010