Multani Kamini Vidrawan Ras tablets and Ayurvedant Kamini Vidravan Ras tablets

Safety advisory

25 November 2016

Multani Kamini Vidrawan Ras tablets and Ayurvedant Kamini Vidravan Ras tablets pose a serious risk to your health and should not be taken.

The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has tested two products labelled Multani Kamini Vidrawan Ras tablets and Ayurvedant Kamini Vidravan Ras tablets and found that:

  • the tablets contain substances that are prescription-only available on a Doctor's prescription Australia.

Ayurvedant Kamini Vidravan Ras packaging

Consumers are advised that substances in Multani Kamini Vidrawan Ras tablets and Ayurvedant Kamini Vidravan Ras tablets are prohibited imports under the Customs (Prohibited Imports) Regulations 1956 if licensing and permit requirements are not met before importation into Australia.

The supply of Multani Kamini Vidrawan Ras tablets and Ayurvedant Kamini Vidravan Ras tablets in Australia is illegal.

Multani Kamini Vidrawan Ras tablets and Ayurvedant Kamini Vidravan Ras tablets have not been assessed by the TGA for quality, safety or efficacy as required under Australian legislation, and the place of manufacture is not approved by the TGA.

TGA investigations have shown that a number of people in Australia may have bought the product online.

Multani Kamini Vidrawan Ras packaging and bottle

Information for consumers

  • Stop taking Multani Kamini Vidrawan Ras tablets or Ayurvedant Kamini Vidravan Ras tablets, and take any remaining tablets to your local pharmacy for safe disposal.
  • If you have any concerns arising from your use of these products, consult your health care practitioner.

Action the TGA is taking

The TGA is working with the Australian Border Force (ABF) to help stop future shipments of Multani Kamini Vidrawan Ras tablets and Ayurvedant Kamini Vidravan Ras tablets from entering Australia.

If these tablets are found at the border by the ABF they will be seized and destroyed.

The TGA is advising consumers to exercise extreme caution when purchasing medicines from unknown overseas Internet sites and has produced a short video on the risks associated with buying medicines and medical devices online. Products purchased over the Internet:

  • may contain undisclosed and potentially harmful ingredients
  • may not meet the same standards of quality, safety and efficacy as those approved by the TGA for supply in Australia.

Report counterfeit medicines and medical devices

If you are worried about counterfeit medicines or medical devices, and want to report an issue, you can report the matter to the TGA:

How to report
Phone: 1800 020 653
Online: Report a perceived breach of the Therapeutic Goods Act or questionable practices relating to therapeutic products
Email: info@tga.gov.au