Published On: Thu, Oct 15th, 2015

Lamar Odom Collapsed Due To Overdose Of Sex Enhancement Supplements

Recently former NBA star Lamar Odom collapsed and became unresponsive at a brothel in Las Vegas. In the latest update it is said he has taken sexual enhancement supplements.

Lamar Odom Collapsed Due To Overdose Of Sex Enhancement Supplements

Experts say the sex enhancement supplements often spikes with powerful and hidden pharmaceuticals even though packets claim to contain only herbs and natural ingredients.

In the Odom case it is said he had taken cocaine along with about ten sexual-performance supplement pills. He took Reload: 72-hour strong, sexual performance enhancer for men.

The Reload products are not adviced to use for past two years or more. In 2013 the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had even issued a warning about it as tests found the supplement contains sildenafil, which is an active ingredient found in the prescription of erectile dysfunction drug Viagra.

All the ingredients goes undisclosed and hence it is not safe as it may dangerously interact with other drugs such as that of heart disease, high blood pressure and diabetes.

Products marketed as nutritional supplements are treated as foods and is assumed to be natural and safe.

However, the products are not always proves safe and effective as is required for medications.

Do you take such supplements? Do share your views about it in the below given comment box.

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