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Advertising therapeutic goods: Natural claims on medicines and medical devices: naturally compelling?

Advertising therapeutic goods: Natural claims on medicines and medical devices: naturally compelling?

2nd Aug 19

Advertisers of medicines and medical devices sometimes promote on labels and in other advertising that their product is ‘natural’ or contains ‘natural’ ingredients. Variations of this claim include 'all natural', '100% natural', or 'naturally derived'. These claims can influence a consumer’s choice of medicine or medical device.

In Australia, laws protect consumers from being misled by advertising claims. Advertisers of medicines and medical devices must ensure that they follow our advertising requirements when making natural claims.

For more information, please go to the Therapeutic Goods Administration Website.

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