Rachel Bluth

Hidden Drugs And Danger Lurk In Over-The-Counter Supplements, Study Finds

KFF Health News Original

Dieters and gym rats, beware. Some dietary supplements promising weight loss or more muscle may contain active ingredients not listed on the label that fly under the radar of the Food and Drug Administration. The California Department of Public Health analyzed public data maintained by the FDA to suss out trends among tainted products, raising red flags.