In June 2020, a class-action lawsuit
was filed against GSK Consumer Health, Inc. for allegedly falsely marketing Benefiber Original Prebiotic Powder and Benefiber Healthy Shape Prebiotic Powder as “100% Natural” when, according to plaintiffs, the supplements contain a non-natural, synthetic ingredient. (Swetz et al v. GSK Consumer Health, Inc.
, Case No. 20-cv-4731, S.D.N.Y.)
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