Articles: Press Release
FDA Warns Horse Owners and Veterinarians about Deaths Due to Unapproved
Texas Animal Health Commission
Austin, Texas 78711
(800) 550-8242 FAX (512) 719-071
Bob Hillman, DVM • Executive Director
For info, contact Carla Everett, information officer, at 1-800-550-8242,
ext. 710, or firstname.lastname@example.org
Forwarded from the Texas Animal Health Commission:
The FDA has become aware of the deaths of several horses in Louisiana
associated with the use of a product labeled as Clenbuterol HCL.
Horse owners and veterinarians should be alert, as there are no generic
clenbuterol-containing products approved for animals.
One clenbuterol-containing product --Ventipulmin--is approved as safe and
effective for use in horses.
For more information:
The FDA asks persons aware of horse injuries or deaths that may be linked
to the use of Clenbuterol HCL to contact the FDA
office in their area. For a listing of FDA Consumer Complaint