CMA: ensuring nutritional adequacy up to the age of five Table: Vitamin drops suitable 9-12 months


Daily dose


Suitable for vegetarian/vegan

NHS Healthy Start vitamin drops

5 drops

Free for families with an NHS Healthy Start card

Suitable for vegetarians

Abidec Multivitamin Drops for Babies and Children


Contains refined peanut oil and soy. Abidec Advanced Multivitamin Syrup is only suitable from 1 year old

Suitable for vegetarians and vegans

Nature and Nurture Baby & Child Vitamins


Suitable from 6 months

Suitable for vegetarians and vegans

DaliVit Drops

0.3ml (7 drops)

Suitable from 6 weeks

Suitable for vegetarians and vegans

Vitabiotics Wellbaby Multi-vitamin Liquid

0.5ml drops twice a day

Suitable from 4 months. Contains barley

Suitable for vegetarians

Boots Kids Daily Health Multivitamins Syrup


Suitable from 6 months and less than 600ml formula a day

Suitable for vegetarians

BioCare Baby A, C, D Plus Drops

8 drops

Suitable from 1 month

Suitable for vegetarians and vegans

Natures Aid Minidrops Multivitamin


Suitable from 3 months

Suitable for vegetarians

Some retailers also sell vitamins under their own brand. Check with the pharmacist whether these are suitable for baby.