Guardian—Vitamin C 500mg Orange Flavour Chewable Tablets

PRA number


Published date

Product description

250 Tablet bottle. Expiry Date: June 2004. AUST L 61734.
Identifying features
Batch Numbers: 78403 & 78404

Other identifying numbers

Batch Numbers: 78403 & 78404

Reasons the product is recalled

These batches were manufactured by Pan Pharmaceuticals Ltd in the period since 1 May 2002 and due to serious concerns over manufacturing processes their quality and safety are unable to be assured. These batches have been unintentionally re-supplied.

The hazards to consumers

Adverse Reaction.

What consumers should do

If you have a bottle of guardian vitamin C 500mg 250 tablets from either batch number 78403 or 78404, do not use it. Return the product to the Guardian Pharmacy you purchased it from for a full refund.


Guardian Pharmacies Australia Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold

Western Australia

Responsible regulator

Therapeutic Goods Administration is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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