Vitamin Shoppe Sells Toxic Male Supplement, Consumer Says

By Lauraann Wood (June 10, 2019, 9:11 PM EDT) -- An Illinois man claims that New Jersey-based Vitamin Shoppe Industries Inc. makes a daily supplement for men containing harmful toxins such as arsenic that can cause bodily damage to those who take it, according to a lawsuit removed to Illinois federal court Monday.

Consumer Harvey Mahler claims the nutritional supplement retailer has illegally misled customers about the ingredients in its "The Vitamin Shoppe One Daily Men's 50+" supplement. That concealment constitutes negligence as well as several breached warranties over a defective product for which the Vitamin Shoppe should face strict product liability, Mahler claims.

The nutritional supplement retailer removed the suit to...

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