July 27, 2017

Hy-Vee Pepperoni Pizza Recalled for Undeclared Soy

D & D Foods of Nebraska is recalling about 17,847 pounds of pepperoni pizza products that contain soy lecithin, one of the major food allergens. Anyone who is allergic to that ingredient could have a serious reaction if they eat this product. No reactions have been reported to date. the recalled products are cases containing four 32-ounce, individually packaged pizzas of “Hy-Vee PEPPERONI PIZZA 16″ THIN CRUST” with case code of 88943, and cases containing four 27-ounce, individually packaged pizzas of “Hy-Vee PEPPERONI PIZZA 12″ TRADITIONAL CRUST” with case code 88901. Also recalled is cases containing four 47-ounce, individually packaged pizzas of “Hy-Vee PEPPERONI PIZZA 16″ TRADITIONAL CRUST” with case code 88929, and cases containing four 19-ounce, individually packaged pizzas of … [Read more...]

La Bri’s Body Health Supplements Recalled for Sibutramine

EZ Weight Loss TX is recalling all lots of La Bri's Body Health Atwomic and Xplode capsules because they contain sibutramine. That compound was banned from the U.S. in October 2010 beaus it increases blood pressure and/or pulse rate in some people. It can also interact in life-threatening ways with other medications. No adverse events have been reported to date. These products are marketed as dietary supplements. Atomic is packaged in 60- count bottles and Xplode is packaged in 30-count bottles. All lots and codes of Atomic and Xplode are included in this recall and were sold throughout the U.S. through internet sales starting in 2015. The company is asking customers to contact them to arrange for a return or refund. Stop using this product immediately. If you have experienced any … [Read more...]

Grande Produce Recalls Some Caribeña Papayas for Salmonella

Grande Produce is finally issuing a "voluntary recall of a limited quantity" of Papaya Maradol with the brand name Caribeña. These fruits are linked to a deadly Salmonella outbreak that has sickened at least 47 people in 12 states. One person in New York has died. However, the CDC and FDA are advising consumers to avoid all types of Maradol papayas from Mexico, since some of the ill persons in this outbreak live in states where Grande Produce does not do business. The papayas under this recall were distributed between  July 10 and July 19, 2017. The only papaya subject to this recall have a Caribeña brand label. The company has stopped importing papayas from the grower and is working with the FDA and other agencies. Environmental testing conducted by Grande Produce of its … [Read more...]

Screamin’ Sicilian Pizza Stromboli Recalled for Undeclared Eggs

Stefano's Foods in North Carolina is recalling about 981 pounds of Stromboli because they contain eggs, one of the major food allergens, that is not declared on the label. Anyone who is allergic to eggs could have a serious reaction if they eat this product. No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem. The recalled product is 18.5-ounce boxes containing two pieces of SCREAMIN’ SICILIAN PIZZA CO. STROMBOLI SUPREMUS MAXIMUS PEPPERONI & ITALIAN SAUSAGE with an “Enjoy by: 2/19/2018” date and lot code of 70010117517. This product has the establishment number "EST. 19140" inside the USDA mark of inspection. They were shipped to a distribution center in Wisconsin. If you purchased this product and are allergic to eggs, don't eat it. Throw it away or take it … [Read more...]

New Kopi Jantan Natural Herbs Coffee Recalled for Undeclared Drugs

Bestherbs Coffee LLC is voluntarily recalling all lots of New of Kopi Jantan Tradisional (sic) Natural Herbs Coffee, a dietary supplement, because it contains an undeclared ingredient and undeclared milk. Desmethyl carbodenafil is structurally similar to sildenafil, the active ingredient in Viagra, which makes this product an unapproved drug. That ingredient can interact with nitrates found in prescription drugs and lower blood pressure to dangerous levels. The product also contains undeclared milk, which can sicken those who are allergic to that ingredient. New of Kopi Jantan Tradisional Natural Herbs Coffee is used as a male enhancement and is packaged in 13 gram red packs, with UPC number 557205060083. Each box contains 25 packets. Bestherbs Coffee LLC distributed this product … [Read more...]

Idaho Foodbank Recalls Products for Possible Spoilage

The Idaho Foodbank is recalling 27,000 pounds of Coconut Beverage, Broccoli Cheddar Soup, Eggs, and Cheese Product because they were "not continuously maintained or stored at the required temperature due to a malfunction in the cooler. This could result in contamination by spoilage organisms or pathogens, which could lead to life-threatening illness if consumed. The Idaho Foodbank discovered the problem after reviewing cooler temperature records during high heat." No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem. These products were distributed in Southwest and North Central Idaho. In Southwest Idaho, or Magic Valley and Wood River areas, Coconut Beverage, Broccoli and Cheesy Cheddar Soup, Medium eggs in shell, and Pasteurized process American cheese were … [Read more...]

Bhu Protein Bars Recalled for Possible Listeria Contamination

Hudson Valley Foods is recalling Bhu Foods Protein Bars in various flavors because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes bacteria. Sunflower seeds provided to them by their supplier have the potential to be contaminated. No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this issue. These are the flavors recalled, that were produced from May 9, 2017 - June 9, 2017: Organic Vegan Protein – Chocolate + Tart Cherry + Pistachio, Organic Vegan Protein – Apple Chunk + Cinnamon + Nutmeg, Organic Vegan Protein – Peanut Butter + Chocolate Chip, Organic Vegan Protein – Superfood Chocolate Chip + Fudge Brownie Batter, Organic Vegan Protein – Peanut Butter + White Chocolate, Grass Fed Whey Protein – Dark Chocolate + Coconut + Almond (Made with Organic Ingredients, Grass Fed … [Read more...]

Yoplait Minigo and Liberte Yogurt Recalled in Canada for Plastic

General Mills Canada Corporation is recalling Yoplait Minigo brand and Liberté brand yogurt pouches because they may contain foreign material in the form of pieces of plastic. No injuries have been associated with the consumption of these products. The recalled products are Yoplait Minigo Strawberry Yogurt in 4 x 90 g pouches. The codes on the product are 2017 JL16, 2017 JL22, 2017 AU01, 2017 AU07, 2017 AU13, 2017 AU19, and the UPC number is 0 56920 48953 1. Also recalled is Yoplait Minigo Raspberry Yogurt in 4 x 90 g pouches, with codes 2017 JL16, 2017 JL23, 2017 JL31, 2017 AU07, and 2017 AU20, and UPC number 0 56920 48954 8. Liberté Greek Yogourt Raspberry 2% is recalled, sold in 4 x 120 g pouches, with codes 2017 JL16, 2017 JL29, 2017 AU11, 2017 AU19, 2017 AU25, and UPC number 0 … [Read more...]

Sten Z and M1 Alpha Supplements Recalled for Steroids

Andropharm is recalling all lots of Sten Z and M1 Alpha capsules because they contain derivatives of anabolic steroids. This makes these products unapproved drugs, for which safety has not been established. No reports of adverse reactions have been received to date. These product may cause elevated blood pressure, aggressive behavior, male infertility. Those with conditions such as heart disease, liver disease, or prostate issues can be at higher risk. Sten Z and M1 Alpha capsules are marketed as dietary supplements and promoted to increase, sustain, and strengthen muscularity. The two products were packaged as capsules in 60 count bottles with the UPC number 642125502948 (Sten Z) and UPC number 642125502924 (M1 Alpha). These products were sold through retailers nationwide in the … [Read more...]

Papayas Recalled in Maryland Salmonella Case Investigation

Caribeña’s brand yellow Maradol papayas may be contaminated with Salmonella bacteria, according to the Maryland Department of Health. The yellow papaya have been distributed to retail stores throughout the state. Consumers are encouraged to check any papayas they have purchased to see if they match the brand and type recalled. Five yellow Maradol papayas sold at a Baltimore retail location were tested as part of an ongoing Salmonella case investigation. Three of the five papayas tested positive for the pathogenic bacteria. There is no information on how many people may have been sickened or any information about a timeline. And officials have not found the source of the contamination, but state that it could have occurred at any time or place in the supply chain. The … [Read more...]

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