Kim, Khloe to Be Sued Over 'Unsafe' Diet Product?

Kardashians may face class action lawsuit over QuickTrim
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Feb 21, 2012 10:12 AM CST
Kim, Khloe to Be Sued Over 'Unsafe' Diet Product?
Khloe and Kim Kardashian attend a game between the Phoenix Suns and the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Center on January 4, 2012 in Dallas, Texas.   (Getty Images)

Kim and Khloe Kardashian have been hawking diet product QuickTrim for a while now, but it may not actually work—or be safe. A law firm representing one unhappy QuickTrim user is reaching out to others, and is reportedly prepping a class action lawsuit against the Kardashians, the New York Post reports. The firm's website claims that QuickTrim's active ingredient is "a large dose of caffeine," which "the FDA has determined … is not safe or effective for weight loss." A physician also warned against QuickTrim in 2010, cautioning that it could actually lead to caffeine poisoning. (Read more QuickTrim stories.)

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