Kid’s Multivitamin Recalled for Label Error
FoodScience Corporation of Essex Junction, Vermont voluntarily recalled approximately 1, 250 bottles of its Children’s Multi- Vitamins. The recalled was initiated after FoodScience workers discovered that there was an error on the label. The label indicated that the suggested use for children ages 3-5 was 1 chewable tablet, and children ages 6-12, 2-3 chewable tablets. However, the label should have read ages 4-16 take 1 chewable tablet daily.
Although no illness or adverse events have been reported to date in connection with this product, this product could pose a risk to children if taken for an extended period of time.
This product is packaged in white bottles with a white child resistant bottle cap. The lot number is stamped vertically to the right side of the supplemental fact panel on each label. The following is a list of the products and the lot numbers:
DaVinci Laboratories of Vermont Kid’s Mighty Vites (90 tablet bottle) Lot #s 6741500 0311 and 6741600 0311 and 6988100 0311FoodScience of Vermont Kids Superior (90 tablet bottle) Lot #s 6741500 0311 and 6741600 0311and 6988100 0311 and 7198100 0311Mountain Naturals of Vermont Kid’s Superior (90 tablet bottle) Lot #s 6741700 0311Sherlock Vitamins Smart Strong Focus (60 tablet bottle): Lot # 6747900 0311 Elders International, Inc. M10-8® Kids IQ Secret (90 tablet bottle): Lot # 6830700 0311Guyer Institute HEALTHY KIDS MV (90 tablet bottle): Lot # 6784400 0311
Consumers who have purchased the product and lot number in the above listing are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-800-451-5190 and ask for Recall Assistance.
For additional recall information see: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm166346.htm