If you purchased Disney or Marvel Hero vitamins within the past few years, you may be due a refund. Why? The vitamin marketer NBTY In, and to subsidiaries, have agreed to pay $2.1 million in settlement chargers due to the fact that they may false health claims about these multi-vitamins. This was nothing harmful to your children, the markter claimed that the vitamins promoted healthy brain and eye development in children, when they did not.
The vitamins were sold by major retailers such as CVS Pharmacy, Wal-Mart, Target, Walgreens, Kroger, Kmart, Meijer, and Rite Aid, as well as online. The FTC urges consumers who believe they may have purchased them between May 1, 2008 and September 30, 2010, to file a claim online, or call 866-224-4336 and request a paper claim form in the mail. If you are eligible, you will have until October 12, 2012 to file your claim.