Life threatening product liability claim settled

07.06.12 | |

Harry Lambert has successfully settled a claim on behalf of an individual who became seriously ill after taking a vitamin and mineral supplement known as Formula F. The client known as GB was prescribed the supplement to help build up her immune system, however shortly after taking the product she became unwell. She was admitted to hospital as an emergency patient with life threatening symptoms such as renal and liver failure due to Vitamin D toxicity.

Tests carried out on the tablets revealed that they may have contained as much as 568 times the safe level of Vitamin D potentially due to problems at the manufacturing stage. The product labeling stated that the tablets contained safe levels of Vitamin D.

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