Other supplement recalled. This time the product was targeted by the Ministry of Health Silical Plus from Arcangea. The reason for the withdrawal is related to the “notification by the supplier of the presence of ethylene oxide in the raw material Lithothamnium seaweed powder “. A presence that could be carcinogenic. The supplement concerned is sold in bottles of 60 tablets of 500 mg each with the batch number 21083 and the best before date (Tmc) 03/2024. explains The Food Fact the product comes from the factory in via Gessi 18 in Borghi, in the province of Forlì-Cesena.
This is yet another supplement call. A few days ago he was at the product Extend the company Istituto Lusofarmaco d’Italia. Also in this case the alarm stemmed from the presence of traces of ethylene oxide. The latter exceeds the limits allowed within a raw material and finished product.
The product in question was sold in packs of 30 film-coated tablets with lot numbers E07896 and E07897, and the minimum storage term (Tmc) 05/2023. For both it is recommended as a precaution of do not consume supplements with the lot numbers and the minimum storage term indicated. If purchased, they must be returned to the store where they were purchased.