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Nature Made vitamins recalled, may be contaminated with Staph bacteria

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
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A number of popular Nature Made vitamin products are under recall because they could contaminated by Salmonella or Staphylococcus aureus bacteria.

Pharmavite LLC reports the products are being removed from store shelves nationwide immediately.

According to the company, the recall was issued after Salmonella and/or Staphylococcus aureus testing were not completed properly on specific batch lots.

The recalled products and lot numbers are:

  • Nature Made Adult Gummies Multi vitamins, 1196071, 1196066 and 1205052;
  • Nature Made Adult Gummies Multi + Omega-3, 1173600;
  • Nature Made Adult Gummies Multi for Her plus Omega-3s, 1196048 and 1196050;
  • Nature Made Super B Complex w/C  Folic Acid Tablets, 1204735, 1173146, 1173779, 1204001 and 1170987;

Pharmative said these products should not be consumed.

If you have any of the affected products, you are encouraged to return them to the retailer for a full refund.

In a statement, Pharmavite said it,

"... is taking the matter very seriously and has implemented corrective actions to rectify the issue. Pharmavite cares deeply about the health and safety of consumers and we apologize for any inconvenience.”

Click here for more information on the recall.

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