Astrix Pty Ltd—Bitter Melon Capsules
What are the defects?
This product has been illegally supplied. The prescription-only (S4) medicine, Phentolamine, was detected in samples of the product. Schedule 4 medicines must only be used under medical supervision.
What are the hazards?
Potentially life-threatening or could cause a serious risk to health (Class 1)
What should consumers do?
Astrix Pty Ltd will contact affected consumers directly.
Therapeutic Goods Administration is the responsible regulator for this recall.