Brauer Natural Medicine Pty Ltd — Brauer Baby & Child Teething Gel (20g)

Photograph of Brauer Teething Gel 20g tube

Identifying features

Batch 809057

What are the defects?

The recall is due to microbial contamination (Burkholderia spp) contamination found through testing samples of this batch.

What are the hazards?

Burkholderia may cause illness in babies and small children, healthy people and people with compromised immune systems.

The initial symptoms of Burkholderia infection may be a low-grade fever, potentially progressing to much more serious conditions, including pneumonia and other lung disorders.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who use Brauer Teething Gel should check the batch number on the packaging, if it is from batch 809057 immediately stop using the product and return it to the place of purchase or contact Brauer Customer Service to arrange product return and a refund.

In infants who have been treated with the affected gel be alert to the potential signs of Burkholderia infection such as low-grade fever. Seek immediate medical advice if you suspect infection.

To read the Safety Alert visit

For further information, call Brauer Customer Service on 1300 308 108.

Traders who sold this product

Pharmacies, Chemists and Health Food Stores

Where the product was sold
New South Wales
South Australia
Western Australia
Dates available for sale
  • 24 October 2018 - 29 November 2019

Responsible regulator

Therapeutic Goods Administration is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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