EleCare (infant formula): Supply issue
EleCare infant formula products will be out of stock for the foreseeable future.
24 July 2023 Update
The Elecare range continues to be impacted by the voluntary recall. Abbott, the supplier, cannot confirm when the manufacturing plant will be able to resume supply.
Abbott will advise when they can.
We are advised that Neocate (Nutricia) and Alfamino (Nestlé) are suitable alternatives. We have alerted Nutricia to ensure there additional supply of Neocate.
2022 Recall of Elecare
In February 2022, A recall was issued by the supplier.
No action was required from consumers or healthcare professionals in New Zealand because the affected batches have not been distributed in New Zealand.
Who to contact
If you need more information about this recall, contact:
Abbott Laboratories NZ
Customer Service Number: 0800 737 115
Customer Service email: nutritionANZ@abbott.com(external link)