HomeRecall categoriesBeauty, healthWeight lossLumsden Health Products Pty Ltd (also trading under Balanced Opinion Pty Ltd and LSM Pty Ltd)—The Latin Seed

Lumsden Health Products Pty Ltd (also trading under Balanced Opinion Pty Ltd and LSM Pty Ltd)—The Latin Seed

PRA number: 2011/12414
Date published: 16th March 2011
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Product information

Product description

Weight loss seeds

15cm x 9cm x 3.5cm Cardboard box; 12 seeds per box

Country of Origin: Brazil

Identifying features

All best before dates

What are the defects?

Test results indicate that the nuts may not be candlenuts, but the poisonous seed of the Yellow Oleander.

What are the hazards?

Illness.

Dates available for sale

  • 14th March 2008 - 14th March 2011

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product

The product was distributed to independent retailers (primarily health food stores, pharmacies, beauty and fitness centres). The product was also available for sale online through the website www.latinseed.com.au.

Supplier

Lumsden Health Products Pty Ltd (also trading under Balanced Opinion Pty Ltd and LSM Pty Ltd)

What should consumers do?

Customers should CEASE consuming the product immediately. Any consumers with health concerns should seek medical advice. This recall affects all products sold as The Latin Seed.

Customers are advised to return the product to the point of purchase for an immediate full cash refund.

For further information please call:

1300 882 506

Lumsden Health Products Pty Ltd

PO Box 7733, Baulkham Hills, NSW, 2153

Other regulator reference numbers

FSANZ2011/13

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