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  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 221302
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:



ARTG entry for

Medicine Listed


Health World Ltd

Postal Address

PO Box 675,VIRGINIA BC, QLD, 4014


ARTG Start Date


Product category




Approval area

Listed Medicines


Colouring agents used in listed medicine for ingestion, other than those listed for export only under section 25 of the Act, shall be only those included in

the list of 'Colourings permitted in medicines for oral use'.

The sponsor shall keep records relating to this listed medicine as are necessary to: (a) Expedite recall if necessary of any batch of the listed medicine,

(b) Identify the manufacturer(s) of each batch of the listed medicine. Where any part of or step in manufacture in Australia of the listed medicine is

sub-contracted to a third party who is not the sponsor, copies of relevant Good Manufacturing Practice agreements relation to such manufacture shall be


The sponsor shall retain records of the distribution of the listed medicine for a period of five years and shall provide the records or copies of the records

to the Complementary Medicines Branch, Therapeutic Goods Administration, upon request.

The sponsor of the listed medicine must not, by any means, intentionally or recklessly advertise the medicine for an indication other than those accepted

in relation to the inclusion of the medicine in the Register.

All reports of adverse reactions or similar experiences associated with the use or administration of the listed medicine shall be notified to the Head, Office

of Product Review, Therapeutic Goods Administration, as soon as practicable after the sponsor of the goods becomes aware of those reports. Sponsors

of listed medicines must retain records of such reports for a period of not less than 18 months from the day the Head, Office of Product Review is notified

of the report or reports.

The sponsor shall not supply the listed medicine after the expiry date of the goods.

Where a listed medicine is distributed overseas as well as in Australia, product recall or any other regulatory action taken in relation to the medicine

outside Australia which has or may have relevance to the quality, safety or efficacy of the goods distributed in Australia, must be notified to the National

Manager Therapeutic Goods Administration, immediately the action or information is known to the sponsor.



Product Type

Single Medicine Product

Effective date



This product contains selenium which is toxic in high doses. A daily dose of 150 micrograms for adults of selenium from dietary supplements should not

be exceeded.

Vitamins can only be of assistance if the dietary vitamin intake is inadequate. OR Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet.

If symptoms persist consult your healthcare practitioner (or words to that effect).

Standard Indications

For mineral (may state the mineral) supplementation.

For vitamin (may state the vitamin) supplementation.

Specific Indications

Indication 7: Vitamin D may assist in calcium metabolism and helps to maintain strong bones.

Indication 8: Vitamins C and E are antioxidants and may help to support healthy immunity.

Indication 10: Iodine is involved in normal healthy cognition in children.

Indication 12: Beta-carotene is an antioxidant.

Indication 13: Amino acid chelates have been shown to be highly bioavailable sources of minerals.

Indication 6: Zinc supplementation may help to support the normal healthy growth and development in children.

Indication 3: Vitamins and minerals in Metagenics Multicare for Kids may be essential for growing children.

Indication 2: Metagenics Multicare for Kids contains a range of nutrients involved in cellular energy production and nervous system function.

Indication 1: Metagenics Multicare for Kids contains a range of nutrients involved in normal healthy growth and development.

Multi Care for Kids is a multivitamin and mineral formula for healthy growth and development. Highly bioavailable forms of minerals, such as Meta Mag

Magnesium and Meta Fe Iron, are combined with essential vitamins for children. Multi Care for Kids may support immune function, nervous system

function, cellular energy production and strong bones.

Essential Multivitamins and Minerals for Children.

Indication 11: Niacin and thiamine may assist normal healthy mood and nervous system function.

Indication 9: Chromium is an essential trace mineral required for normal healthy carbohydrate metabolism.

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Additional Product information

Pack Size/Poison information

Pack Size

Poison Schedule


1. Formulation 1

Dosage Form

Powder, oral

Route of Administration


Visual Identification

Active Ingredients

Ascorbic acid

12.5 mg/g


50 microgram/g

calcium hydrogen phosphate dihydrate

275 mg/g

Calcium pantothenate

5 mg/g

chromium nicotinate

63 microgram/g


.0025 mg/g


5.005 microgram/g

d-alpha-Tocopheryl acid succinate

4.25 mg/g

Dunaliella salina

10 mg/g

Folic acid

50 microgram/g

Iron amino acid chelate

6.25 mg/g

Magnesium amino acid chelate

150 mg/g

Manganese sulfate monohydrate

375 microgram/g


7.5 mg/g


12.5 microgram/g

potassium iodide

49.25 microgram/g

pyridoxine hydrochloride

12.5 mg/g


2.5 mg/g


15.63 microgram/g

Thiamine hydrochloride

2.5 mg/g

zinc amino acid chelate

12.5 mg/g

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