July 2020

2-Aminoisoheptane Found in Weight Loss Products

Researchers at global public health organization NSF International, Harvard Medical School, the United States Department of Defense and the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment in the Netherlands (RIVM) recently identified four unapproved, DMAA-like stimulants in six over-the-counter weight-loss and pre-workout products currently available in the United States. This is the fifth study by NSF International regarding contaminants in dietary supplements.