(by way of Meals Security Authority of Eire)
The Meals Security Authority of Eire has recalled weight reduction capsules following numerous fatalities.
Persons are being warned not the eat the capsules, which include a substance that isn’t meant for human consumption.
A amount of the capsules have been seized following an intelligence-led investigation by the FSAI, in cooperation with different State companies.
The recall reads: “2,4 dinitrophenol (DNP) is a extremely poisonous industrial chemical with reputable makes use of, however it’s not meant for human consumption. DNP is a yellow powder, typically put into capsules earlier than being offered to the buyer as a fats loss support.
“Following an intelligence led investigation by the FSAI, in cooperation with different State companies, a amount of capsules containing DNP have been seized. These capsules have been made obtainable by way of the web site www.FatBurney.com“
— FoodSafetyAuthority (@FSAIinfo) February 1, 2021
Persons are being warned to not eat the capsules with numerous deaths recorded.
“2,4-dinitrophenol (DNP) has been abused as a ‘fats burner’ to attain speedy weight reduction by means of accelerating the metabolism. Its use has critical and unpredictable unwanted effects, with numerous fatalities recorded.
“Do NOT eat any DNP capsules obtained by way of this web site or any related social media website.”