NET Remedies homeopathic products

Recall - possible microbial contamination

23 September 2018

Consumers and health professionals are advised that NET Remedies, in consultation with the TGA, is recalling all unexpired aqueous-based products currently in the supply chain due to possible microbial contamination.

During a routine audit of the overseas manufacturing facility by the US Food and Drug Administration, a small percentage of these products were found to contain microbial contamination.

It has been identified that a fault in the water filtration system from the North Carolina manufacturer resulted in four batches being contaminated by Pseudomonas spp.

Using a NET Remedies product that contains microbial contamination could result in infections that may require medical intervention, and possibly infections that could be life threatening to certain individuals.

Information for consumers

If you have any NET Remedies homeopathic products, do not use them. Return them to the place of purchase for a refund.

If you have any questions or concerns about this issue, contact the place of purchase. Alternatively, you can contact NET Australia directly by phone on 07 4636 6000 or email at info@netaustralia.net.au.

Information for health professionals

Please be aware of the above issue and advise patients accordingly if they seek advice.

Reporting problems

Consumers and health professionals are encouraged to report problems with medicines or vaccines. Your report will contribute to the TGA’s monitoring of these products.

The TGA cannot give advice about an individual's medical condition. You are strongly encouraged to talk with a health professional if you are concerned about a possible adverse event associated with a medicine or vaccine.