Q: Are Adult Essentials Omega 3 Gummy Vitamins tested to be free of contaminants?

A: Laboratory testing is completed to ensure that Adult Essentials Omega 3 Gummies meet or exceed Health Canada contaminant requirments. The ingredients we use are specially processed to avoid fishy tastes, but more importantly to remove any contaminants sush as heavy metals, pesticides, PCBs and dioxins.


Q: How much sugar & how many calories are in one gummy vitamin?

A: There are approximately 1.4 grams of sugar and 6 calories per gummy vitamin. Which also means there are 6 carbohydrates per gummy vitamin.

If you are concerned about sugar in your or your child’s diet, we have some articles that can help provide some perspective and reference avoiding foods with added or unnecessary sugar.

While a gummy vitamin does contain sugar, you are also getting the benefit of the vitamins and this should be considered when looking at all your daily food choices.


Q: Are Adult Essentials pectin or gelatin based gummies?

A: Our line of Adult Essentials Gummy Vitamins (Multi, Fibre, Vitamin D, B12 and B-Complex) are pectin based. Pectin is a natural, vegan ingredient derived from fruit (such as citrus and apples) and is used to give Adult Essentials Gummies their soft, gummy texture.

The exception is our Adult Essentials Omega 3′s Gummies which are made from gelatin. The gelatin used is from a bovine (beef) source.


Q: What Are Adult Essentials Gummies?

A: Adult Essentials are vitamins in the form of gummies, for adults. They come in a variety of specific formulas from Sleep-aid to Women’s Multi-Vitamin, and many more! Our gummies provide an effective dosage of vitamins and medicinal ingredients for your specific need. They taste delicious too!


Q: Are there artificial ingredients in Adult Essentials Gummies?

A: Great question! Our gummies are made with 100% natural flavours and colours and contain no artificial sweeteners.


Q: How do you get the gummies to be chewy?

A: Our gummies are pectin based, which gives them their unique soft but chewy texture. Pectin is naturally occurring and extracted from fruits like apples, oranges and limes. This vegan-friendly ingredient is often used in jams and jellies too!


Q: Are your gummies gluten free?

A: Yes! All of our products are guaranteed Gluten, Dairy, and Nut free!


Q: What sort of gummies do you have?

A: We have a great line of products specifically formulated to target different needs. You can find a list of all of our products on this site.


Q: Where can I buy Adult Essentials Gummies?

A: Please find a list of retailers that sell Adult Essentials Gummies Here: http://adultessentials.com/where-to-buy/

Some retailers off the bat are: Shoppers Drug Mart, Target, Rexall PharmaPlus, Loblaws Superstore, Sobeys, Metro, London Drugs, PharmaSave. Online: Well.ca


Q: Do your gummies contain sugar?

A: There are approximately 1.3 grams of sugar and 7 Calories per gummy vitamin, but keep in mind, these are naturally sweetened as our vitamins contain no artificial ingredients. While a gummy vitamin does contain sugar, you are also getting the benefit of the vitamins and this should be considered when looking at all your daily food choices.


Q: How many Calories does 1 gummy have?

A: 1 gram of carbohydrate= 4 Calories and each gummy contains about 1.75 g of carbs. So, there are 7 Calories per gummy.

Please Note: The total carbs includes sugars. (1.5g sugar + 0.5g of “other crabs carbs” (starches and fibre) = 1.75g total)


Q: When should I consume Adult Essentials Gummies?

A: The recommendation changes depending on the gummy. Some require you consume with food, and some can be taken at any time. Please note, some require you consume 3 hours before or after taking other medication.


Q: How many gummies should I take each day?

A: The recommended gummy dosage depends on which gummy you are using. Typically the dosage ranges from 1-3 gummies per day. Please consult the package of the individual product for exact number of gummies.


Q: How does a Gummy vitamin differ from a regular vitamin in terms of medicinal ingredients?

A: The active Medicinal ingredients present in our Gummy Vitamins are similar to a pill-form vitamin. The primary difference is the texture – we make it fun to take your vitamins!


Q: Can I give my kids some Adult Essentials Gummies?

A: Adult Essentials Gummies are specifically formulated with the levels of nutrients suitable for adults. We have a separate children’s line of gummies that are meant for children’s tummies! Check it out: http://iron-kids.com


Q: I’m vegetarian, can I consume Adult Essentials?

A: Most of the Adult Essentials product line is pectin based, making it suitable for vegetarians. The exception is our Adult Essentials Omega 3 (remove ′s) Gummies, which are made from gelatin. The gelatin used is from a bovine (beef) source.


Vegan Vegetarian Neither
B12 Vitamine D Omega Omega-3
B Complex Men’s Multi vitamine Enhanced Multi (with fish oil)
Sleep Aid Women’s Multi Vitamine


Q: How do I know which gummy is best for me?

A: It can be confusing when deciding which vitamin to choose. We have a comparison guide that easily outlines what each vitamin is made up of, so you can choose the vitamin with the most of what you require!

Check It Out: http://adultessentials.com/nutrient-comparison/


Q: Is there gelatin in your gummies?

A: Our Adult Essentials Omega 3 (remove ′s) Gummies are made with gelatin. The gelatin used is from a bovine (beef) source. All other vitamins we produce are Pectin based, which is plant derived.


Q: How many vitamins are in 1 bottle?

A: The number of vitamins in a bottle depends on the vitamin. Typically they range from 75-90 gummies per bottle.


Q: How long will 1 bottle of vitamins last me?

A: When consuming the recommended dosage, 1 bottle should last you approximately 1 month.


Q: Are your gummies Halal or Kosher.

A: We are NOT Halal or Kosher.


Q: What is the specific bovine source of gelatin (Brain, Spine, marrow or skin)?

A: We use gelatin sourced from beef (bovine) hides.