Both adult and kids’ gummy vitamins are impacted, including multivitamins, prenatal gummies and more.
Reviewed by Dietitian Emily Lachtrupp, M.S., RD
Herbaland Naturals Inc. just recalled dozens of gummy vitamin and supplement varieties in Canada, according to the Government of Canada’s recent product safety alert. The recall is due to “inadequate product labeling” on the vitamin products.
The vitamins and supplements were sold in bulk to retailers. Varieties recalled include multivitamins; vitamin B12; prenatal gummies; hair, skin and nail gummies; collagen booster gummies and more. Both children's and adult gummies are affected. View the recall for the full list of products and lot numbers correlating to the impacted products.
It’s unclear what the specific labeling issue is that caused this mass recall, but the Government of Canada is advising consumers to not use any products that match the recalled descriptions. Instead, properly dispose of the vitamins or return them to your local pharmacy.
If you have used any of these recalled products and are experiencing health concerns, contact your health care provider immediately. Consumers with questions about the recall can contact Herbaland Naturals Inc. by calling 1-877-464-8669.
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