FDA Orders Recall of Hydroxycut Diet and Weight Loss Products

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) officials announced today the recall of Hydroxycut weight loss pills following nearly two dozen reports of serious liver problems and one confirmed death in people taking the drug.

If you are taking or have taken Hydroxycut and experience any of the following symptoms, seek medical attention immediately:

  • Jaundice
  • Liver failure
  • Seizures
  • Cardiovascular problems
  • Nausea
  • Stomach or abdominal pain

About the Hydroxycut Recall

Hydroxycut is the most popular product in the weight loss supplement market, selling millions of bottles and packages per year and holding nearly 90% market share. In addition to being used by people hoping to lose weight, it is also popular among athletes and bodybuilders looking to enhance their physical appearance. Unlike other medications, the diet pill industry is not strictly regulated by the FDA.

Citing “unnecessary risk,” the FDA advises all consumers currently taking Hydroxycut products to stop using them immediately. The recall includes:

  • Hydroxycut Regular Rapid Release Caplets
  • Hydroxycut Caffeine-Free Rapid Release Caplets
  • Hydroxycut Hardcore Liquid Capsules
  • Hydroxycut Max Liquid Capsules
  • Hydroxycut Regular Drink Packets
  • Hydroxycut Caffeine-Free Drink Packets
  • Hydroxycut Hardcore Drink Packets (Ignition Stix)
  • Hydroxycut Max Drink Packets
  • Hydroxycut Liquid Shots
  • Hydroxycut Hardcore RTDs (Ready-to-Drink)
  • Hydroxycut Max Aqua Shed
  • Hydroxycut 24
  • Hydroxycut Carb Control
  • Hydroxycut Natural

About Williams Kherkher

For over 25 years, Williams Kherkher has fought on behalf of people affected by defective and dangerous products. If you or someone you love has suffered from liver problems while taking Hydroxycut products, contact us today at (888) 220-0640 for a consultation.

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