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The bodybuilding supplement has been the target of an FDA warning letter and a class-action lawsuit.
Xtreme Muscle Pro, a fitness supplement, makes a lot of ridiculous-sounding claims on its website (“Convert fat to muscle!” “Hydrate blood cells!” and best of all, “More than 1 ingredient!”),…
October 2020: A federal judge granted final approval of the settlement agreement. For more information, go to https://leanproteinsettlement.com/. June 2020: A federal judge granted preliminary approval of the settlement agreement.…
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Allegations: Misleadingly marketing bars as “lean muscle” when they contain several ingredients that are sources of fat
December 2016: A federal judge dismissed the case finding that the claims were conclusory and not plausible. 2015: A false advertising class-action lawsuit was filed against CytoSport for allegedly deceptively…
July 2014: A federal judge granted final approval of the settlement. November 2013: A federal judge preliminarily approved a settlement agreement that would resolve this lawsuit. According to its terms,…
March 2016: This action was voluntarily dismissed When a complaint is dismissed with prejudice, it cannot be refiled., the reasons for which have not been disclose. Later in March, the…
June 2016: A federal judge dismissed this case When a complaint is dismissed without prejudice, an amended version of the complaint can be refiled.. September 2015: A class-action lawsuit was…
Allegations: Misleadingly marketing products as clinically proven to relieve pain and prevent cramps and spasms when none of the studies offered by the company support such claims
In March 2017, a class-action lawsuit was filed against MusclePharm Corp. for allegedly falsely advertising the dietary supplement MusclePharm Glutamine. According to the complaint, the company markets the supplement as…
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False advertising and wrongful death are among a plethora of allegations filed against the supplement retailer.
September 2016: A federal judge granted MusclePharm’s motion to dismiss finding, among other things, that plaintiffs did not have standing, failed to state a claim, and did not satisfy the…
Natural pain relief claims referred to federal agency for review.
Brochure for medical device targeted military members with illegal claims to treat PTSD, among other diseases.
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In June 2019, a class-action lawsuit was filed against BPI Sports for allegedly falsely advertising that its Best BCAA dietary supplement will increase protein synthesis to build “lean muscle” when,…
Illegal health claims for skin care products rub the FDA the wrong way.