Contamination by ethylene oxide: the recall for this food supplement is triggered

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The Ministry of Health withdrew the Lenicol supplement (36 capsules) due to the presence of ethylene oxide, the pesticide banned by the EU

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The list of products recalled by theethylene oxide, the dangerous pesticide classified as a human carcinogen and mutagen. This time the recall concerns the supplement Lenicol (36 capsule), indicated in case of flatulence and meteorism. The notice relating to the withdrawal of the product was published in the Ministry of Health, in which it is clarified that the presence of ethylene oxide in the bamboo extract has been detected.





The supplement in question is produced by Comple.med srl and shows the expiry date o1 / 2023. Below is the lot sheet and other details:

@Ministry of Health

 

If you bought it, don't use it and take it back to the pharmacy or shop that sold it to you! 

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Source: Ministry of Health

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