More and more Westerners are blindly taking alternative medicines because they want to lead “natural lifestyles” and/or because they don’t trust traditional doctors and pharmaceutical companies. Always remember that just because something is marketed as “traditional Chinese medicine” does not mean it is good for you.
Herbal Science International, Inc. (AKA Jen-On Herbal Science International, Inc.) has been order by the FDA to recall several dietary supplements.
The maker of these “Chinese Herbal Supplements” that include things like human placenta and aristolochic acid, a potent carcinogen and nephrotoxic substance known to cause kidney failure and permanent renal damage.
Ingesting substances containing human placenta can pose a risk of contracting diseases like Hepatitis and HIV / AIDS… not to mention the serious moral and religious ramifications of taking health supplements that contain human placentas.
Below is a list of the recalled health supplements marketed by Herbal Science International, Inc:
Wu Yao Shun Qi San
Qing Bi Tang (Nasal Cleanser)
Zhong Fong Huo Luo Wan (Stroke Revito Formula)
Xiao Qing Long Tang (Little Green Dragon)
Ding Chuan Tang
Xiao Xu Ming Tang
Feng Shi Zhi Tong Wan (Joint Relief)
Guo Min Bi Yan Wan
Fang Feng Tong Sheng San
From their website:
Jen-On Herbal Science International, Inc. founded by Dr.William Chang, L. AC.,O.M.D.,Ph.D, President, is a famous and well-known manufacturer of pure and natural Chinese herbal formulas sold all over the United States….
Dr. William Chang graduated from China Medical College B.S. in Pharmacy and with license of Doctor of traditional Chinese Medicine.