Astrix Pty Ltd—Bitter Melon Capsules

Identifying features


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.

Astrix Pty Ltd
Where the product was sold

Responsible regulator

Therapeutic Goods Administration is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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