E-Prime Vitamin E Gel Capsule Recall [Australia]


E-Prime Vitamin E Gel Capsule Recall [Australia]

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Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Usana Australia Pty Ltd., a Castle Hill, New South Wales establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of E-Prime Vitamin E Gel Capsules from the Australian marketplace due to undeclared Sulphites (Sulfites), a known allergen, source of dietary intolerance and possible trigger of Anaphylaxis, a serious and potential fatal situation, requiring immediate medical intervention.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/PHHI30rGCgw

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/usana-australia-pty-ltd-e-prime-vitamin-e-gel-capsules-60

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Vitamin Capsules are subject to this recall:

  • E-Prime Vitamin E gel Capsules, marketed, sold and delivered in 60-capsule bottles with batch/lots of 415230, 416050, 416758, 418225 or 418600 and an agency approval designation of AUST L 66029

==> No barcodes, APNs, item numbers, best-before date codes, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

These E-Prime Vitamin E Gel Capsules were known to be marketed, distributed and sold in all Australian states as well as internationally through the Usana network. When in doubt, please contact the manufacturer for specific product information.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the drug’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

According to the ACCC, Usana Australia Pty has recalled certain batch/lots of E-Prime Vitamin E Gel Capsules from the Australian marketplace due to undeclared Sulphites.

==> For information about Sulfite/Sulphite Allergy, please consult the “Allergens & Intolerances” tab on this site, located at the top of this page.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm drug poisoning or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any drug, return it to your retailer for refund.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of these recalled E-Prime Vitamin E Gel Capsules and could be allergic to their Sulphite ingredients, have a close family member who is allergic or has previously experienced Anaphylaxis or are unsure of your allergy status, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 0-0-0, your closest hospital or emergency centre equipped to properly treat Anaphylaxis.

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If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall notification, please contact USANA Customer Service on 02 9842 4600 during normal business hours, Australian Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site by e-mail at customerserviceANZ@usanainc.com.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled E-Prime Vitamin E Gel Capsules, please search for “vitamin” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning Anaphylaxis hazards, please search for “Anaphylaxis” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by undeclared Sulphites, please search for “sulfite” (please note spelling variation) using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Usana Australia Pty Ltd,, please search for “Usana” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the E-Prime brand, please search for “E-Prime” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2021/18980
Recalls Direct RIN: 14394-2021
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