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  • Swisse Ultiboost Liquid Iron
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  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 219915
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:


Swisse Ultiboost Liquid Iron

ARTG entry for

Medicine Listed


Swisse Wellness Pty Ltd

Postal Address

111 Cambridge Street,Collingwood, VIC, 3066


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.


1. Swisse Ultiboost Liquid Iron

Product Type

Single Medicine Product

Effective date



Products containing [insert name of sugar alcohol(s)] may have a laxative effect or cause diarrhoea [or words to that effect].

Drink plenty of water (or words to that effect).

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

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

Not for the treatment of iron deficiency conditions (or words to that effect).

Standard Indications

Prevention/treatment of vitamin [XX] and/or mineral [YY] and/or nutritional deficiencies (This indication is not be to used for the treatment of iron

deficiency conditions).

May assist in the management of dietary iron deficiency.

Source of iron. Iron is necessary for the formation of haemoglobin which transports oxygen to the tissues.

Source of iron. Can assist in maintaining normal blood. Blood tonic.

Specific Indications

Source of Iron.

Aids, assists or helps in the maintenance of/supports general health and wellbeing.

Contains vitamin C which assists/helps/supports the absorption of iron.

Iron is necessary/important/essential for the formation of haemoglobin which transports oxygen to the tissues./Iron is an integral part of haemoglobin, an

essential component of red blood cells, which transports oxygen around the body.

A source of iron for those with diets lacking in iron. / A source of iron for those who may have higher/increased requirements such as vegetarians.

Contains/is a source of vitamin C and B6/Supports dietary intake of vitamin C and B6/helps to address a diet deficient in vitamin C and B6.

Vitamin B6, B12 and Iron may assist/help maintain/support normal blood. Blood tonic. / Supports/maintains healthy blood. B Vitamins help support

energy production/Contains B group vitamins that are needed/required/important for the metabolism of food into energy, they assist with/support energy

production and vitality.

Contains the antioxidant herb acerola/includes acerola to provide antioxidant support/Acerola is included for it's antioxidant properties to help protect

against free radical damage.

The formula is suitable for growing children and those feeling run down or fatigued due to a diet low in iron. / A source of iron for those who may have

higher requirements such as vegetarians.

SunActive iron, a micro-encapsulated form of iron/ferric pyrophosphate which assists in maintaining the amount of vitamin C in the formula.

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Gentle on the stomach.

Additional Product information

Container information



Life Time





Not recorded

Not recorded

Not recorded

Child resistant closure

Not recorded

Pack Size/Poison information

Pack Size

Poison Schedule


1. Formulation 1

Dosage Form

Oral Liquid, suspension

Route of Administration


Visual Identification

Active Ingredients

Ascorbic acid

1 mg/mL

Cucurbita pepo

25 microgram/mL

Equivalent: Cucurbita pepo (Dry)

500 microgram/mL


60 microgram/mL

ferric pyrophosphate

3.325 mg/mL

Fucus vesiculosus

100 microgram/mL

Equivalent: Fucus vesiculosus (Dry)

500 microgram/mL

Hibiscus sabdariffa

200 microgram/mL

Equivalent: Hibiscus sabdariffa (Dry)

500 microgram/mL

Hippophae rhamnoides

100 microgram/mL

Equivalent: Hippophae rhamnoides (Juice fresh)

1.5 mg/mL

Malpighia glabra

150 microgram/mL

Equivalent: Malpighia glabra (Dry)

600 microgram/mL

Prunus avium

5 microgram/mL

Equivalent: Prunus avium (Dry)

500 microgram/mL

Punica granatum

10 microgram/mL

Equivalent: Punica granatum (Dry)

500 microgram/mL

pyridoxine hydrochloride

48.62 microgram/mL

Riboflavin sodium phosphate

137 microgram/mL

Rosa canina

100 microgram/mL

Equivalent: Rosa canina (Dry)

600 microgram/mL

Silybum marianum

25 microgram/mL

Equivalent: Silybum marianum (Dry)

1.75 mg/mL

Spinacia oleracea

500 microgram/mL

Stellaria media

100 microgram/mL

Equivalent: Stellaria media (Dry)

400 microgram/mL

Thiamine hydrochloride

123 microgram/mL

Urtica dioica

100 microgram/mL

Equivalent: Urtica dioica (Dry)

500 microgram/mL

Withania somnifera

100 microgram/mL

Equivalent: Withania somnifera (Dry)

500 microgram/mL

Zingiber officinale

25 microgram/mL

Equivalent: Zingiber officinale (Dry)

500 microgram/mL

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