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Nature's Way Kids Smart Vita Gummies Omega 3 DHA Fish Oil

Safety advisory - Contains undeclared milk products

26 June 2020

Consumers and health professionals are advised that Nature's Way Kids Smart Vita Gummies Omega 3 DHA Fish Oil (AUST L 313445) contain milk products. The current label for this product does not declare the presence of milk products, but does list the presence of other allergens.

The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) became aware of this issue following a report of a serious allergic reaction. Following our investigation, the product's sponsor, Pharmacare, immediately introduced an updated label to warn consumers that the product contains milk products. Pharmacare has also updated the information on the website related to this product.

Further information on labelling requirements for medicines containing allergens can be found on the Allergies and medicines page of the TGA website.

Information for consumers

Please be aware that this product contains milk products. This product should not be consumed by individuals with a milk allergy.

If you suspect you have had an adverse effect to this product, please report it to the TGA.

Information for health professionals

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

If you have any questions or concerns about this issue, contact Pharmacare on 02 9997 1466.

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.