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TwinLab Ripped Fuel (February 19, 2011)

Starting date:
February 19, 2011
Posting date:
March 21, 2011
Type of communication:
Drug Recall
Natural health products
Hazard classification:
Type I
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Product Safety
General Public, Healthcare Professionals, Hospitals
Identification number:


Product contains caffeine and synephrine. The combination of these two ingredients in a single product may be considered to pose a serious health risk as per POL-0093 Appendix B.

Depth of distribution

National retail.

Affected products

TwinLab Ripped Fuel


No market authorization

Dosage form



  • Bitter Orange Fruit extract **: 325 mg
  • (standarized for 6% synephrine alkaloids)
  • L-Phenylalanine : 50 mg
  • Guarana Seed Extract : 800 mg
  • Metabolic Fat Loss Blend : 310 mg
  • St. John's Wort Extract (aerial parts)
  • Tea Leaf Extract, Quercetin, Citrus
  • Bioflavonoid Complex, Ginger Root,
  • Cayenne Fruit

Lot or serial number

All lots


Recalling Firm
Source Nutraceutical
1 - 1249 Clarence Avenue
Winnipeg Manitoba
Canada R3T 1T4
Marketing Authorization Holder
Not Applicable