Fla. Pharmacy Recalls Vitamins For ‘Severe’ Vitamin D Risks – Law360 (subscription)

Law360, New York (November 30, 2015, 5:57 PM ET) — Florida-based pharmacy Glades Drugs Inc. has recalled compounded multivitamin capsules that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says contain excessive vitamin D, which the agency said could lead to “severe” health problems in the long term, including heart problems and seizures.

The agency said that Glades Drugs has conducted a voluntary recall of its multivitamin products in Pahokee, Florida, where it has a recall location, according to its recall notice posted Nov. 25. The capsules contain too much of the vitamin D3, or cholecalciferol, which can…

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