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Coffee maker issues recall after coffee contained ingredient similar to Viagra

By Mason White 2:41 PM July 21, 2017
Cup of coffee (illustration)
Cup of coffee (illustration)
By: William Martin  WorldWideWeirdNews.com

Consumers were shocked to learn that their morning coffee contained an agent similar to Viagra, according to a report by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Bestherbs Coffee LLC, which is based in Grand Prairie, Texas, is voluntarily recalling all lots of New of Kopi Jantan Tradisional Natural Herbs Coffee, 13 grams.

FDA laboratory analysis confirmed the presence of desmethyl carbodenafil.

Desmethyl carbodenafil is structurally similar to sildenafil, the active ingredient in Viagra, an FDA-approved prescription drug for erectile dysfunction (ED).

New of Kopi Jantan Tradisional Natural Herbs Coffee also contains undeclared milk.

These undeclared ingredients may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs, such as nitroglycerin, and may lower blood pressure to dangerous levels.

Men with diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, or heart disease often take nitrates.

In addition, people who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk, run the risk of serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

New of Kopi Jantan Tradisional Natural Herbs Coffee is used as a male enhancement and is packaged in 13 gram red packs, UPC 557205060083, in a box, and each box contains 25 packets.

Bestherbs Coffee LLC distributed this product over a period of two years. New of Kopi Jantan Tradisional Natural Herbs Coffee is consumed as an instant coffee.

New Kopi Jantan Tradisional Natural Herbs Coffee was distributed nationwide to consumers via individuals or the Internet.

So far, no illness has been reported. Bestherbs Coffee LLC is notifying its customers by phone.

Consumers that have New of Kopi Jantan Tradisional Natural Herbs Coffee, which is being recalled, should stop using, discard, and contact their doctor.

The company asked consumers to “please return the product to Bestherbs Coffee LLC, 4250 Claremont Dr, Grand Priarie, TX 75052.”

Customers returning the product will be reimbursed by check for the returned goods and postage, the company said.