August 29, 2014

Protica Recalling Drinks for Possible Botulism

Protica Inc. of Pennsylvania is recalling four of their protein drink products because they may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum. That bacteria can cause a fatal illness. No illnesses have been confirmed to date.

You can see the long list of recalled product details at the FDA site. The products that are recalled are Protein to Go Milk Chocolate shake in 2.5 ounce bottles, Protein to Go French Vanilla Latte in 2.5 ounce bottles, Nutritional Resources Protein Wave gelatin in 6 ounce cups, and Body Choice Protein Shots in 3 ounce vials. The Manufacture Dates and Lot Numbers can be found at the FDA web site.

Botulism poisoning symptoms include double vision, blurred vision, general weakness, dizziness, and trouble speaking or swallowing. If anyone is experiencing these symptoms they should seek immediate medical attention. Botulism poisoning is survivable if treated immediately. For questions, call Protica at 1-800-776-8422.

Speak Your Mind


By submitting a comment, you are contacting PritzkerOlsen, P.A. An attorney may contact you to ask if you would like a free consultation regarding your foodborne illness.

Report Your Food Poisoning Case

City and State

Pathogen (Campylobacter, E. coli, hepatitis A, Listeria, Salmonella, Shigella or Vibrio vulnificus)

Food Poisoning Source - Food Product

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Your Phone (required)

You may be contacted by an attorney from PritzkerOlsen, P.A., a national food safety law firm.


Home About Site Map Contact Us