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Another Recall of Male Enhancement Capsules Announced

Manufacturer, Today the World, announced another voluntary recall of their products due to the presence of unapproved drugs within the capsules. The supplements, marketed for the treatment of male erectile dysfunction, contain drugs Tadalafil and Nortadalafil, both potentially dangerous when taken with other prescription medications.

As of the writing of this notice, no adverse events have yet been reported.

SUMMARY

Date of Recall:

Announced: February 2, 2024

Public Notification: February 5, 2024

 

Name(s) of Drug:

Sustain® Herbal Dietary Supplement

Schwinning® Herbal Dietary Supplement

 

Company Name:

Today the World

 

Drug Indication:

Erectile Dysfunction

FDA recall Sustain packaging
FDA recall Schwinning packaging

Product Description

Sustain® and Schwinning® are marketed as herbal dietary supplements that provide male sexual enhancement. They were distributed via online retailers such as www.amazon.com, www.sustainformula.com, www.gosupps.com and www.schwinning.com.

Sustain® capsules were sold in packages of 10 and were contained within a black box bearing the blue and white Sustain® logo.

Schwinning® capsules were also sold in packages of 10. Its packaging is black with purple leaves and bears the image of a cartoon man with orange hair. The Schwinning® logo is printed on a green arrow.

Reason for Recall

An FDA analysis noted the presence of Tadalafil and Nortadalafil, substances not approved for use by Today the World.

Impacts

Tadalafil and Nortadalafil may cause serious and life-threatening medical symptoms in consumers who are prescribed nitrate medications and take the supplement. The most concerning result is hypotension, leading to symptoms such as weakness, lightheadedness, fainting, confusion, blurred vision, nausea, vomiting, and even DEATH. Those who take the following medications are at highest risk of interaction:

  • Nitroglycerin
  • Nitrostat
  • Nitromist
  • Nitrolingual Pumpspray
  • Nitro-Bid
  • Nitropress
  • Nitroprusside
  • Nitro-Dur
  • Transderm-Nitro
  • Nitro-Time
  • Isosorbide Mononitrate
  • Dinitrate
  • Isordil
  • Isordil Titradose
  • Dilatrate-SR
  • Amyl Nitrite
  • Amyl Nitrate

 

Lot Information

The recall includes the following lots of Sustain® and Schwinning®. Consumers, if you possess either of the recalled supplements, compare your packaging to the codes on the chart below. If you find that your product is part of the recall, read below for instructions on taking part in recall procedures.

Product

BTH

EXP

 

Sustain®

230551

12.05.2026

 

Sustain®

230571

14.05.2026

 

Schwinning®

2108

10/2024

Fda.gov

Have you found that your supplement is part of the recall?

Here’s what you should do:

 

Consumers

If you find that your lot of supplements is part of this recall, do the following:

  1. STOP USING THE SUPPLEMENT IMMEDIATELY!
  2. Notify your physician if you have utilized the medication and have experienced any of the symptoms listed above.
  3. Monitor your health for adverse symptoms and notify your physician if you notice any changes.
  4. Consumers may request a full refund from where they purchased their product. They may also contact the manufacturer by calling 1-888-767-4889 or texting (360) 747-7411. Customer service is available Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (PST). They are also available via email at info@sustainformula.com or info@schwinnng.com.
  5. If you are currently experiencing or have experienced an adverse reaction to this medication (listed above), notify your physician immediately and notify the FDA by calling 1-800-332-1088 or completing an online reporting form.
  6. Contact MedWaste Management for information and assistance with disposing of the recalled supplement.

Retailer

  1. Examine all inventory and remove stock affected by the recall immediately.
  2. Contact the manufacturer by telephone at 1-888-767-4889 or via email at info@sustainformula.com or info@schwinnng.com. Notify them of any recalled batches that have already been sold to consumers.
  3. Notify affected consumers of recalled batches that they have already or will receive.
  4. Contact MedWaste Management for information and assistance with disposing of the recalled supplement.

Wholesaler

  1. Examine all inventory and remove stock affected by the recall immediately.
  2. Contact the manufacturer by telephone at 1-888-767-4889 or via email at info@sustainformula.com or info@schwinnng.com. Notify them of any recalled batches that have already been shipped to retailers.
  3. Notify affected retailers of recalled batches that they have already or will receive.
  4. Contact MedWaste Management for information and assistance with disposing of the recalled supplement.

 

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