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657,000+ Cans of Formulation Used For Infants with Milk Allergy Recalled for Potential Bacterial Contamination


PARSIPPANY, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Reckitt/Mead Johnson Diet (MJN), a producer of vitamin merchandise, introduced in the present day that it has voluntarily chosen to recall from the U.S. market choose batches of Nutramigen Powder, a specialty toddler method for the dietary administration of Cows Milk Allergy (CMA) in 12.6 and 19.8 oz cans, attributable to a risk of contamination with Cronobacter sakazakii in product sampled outdoors the U.S. All product in query went by in depth testing by MJN and examined damaging for the micro organism.

Cronobacter micro organism may cause extreme, life-threatening infections (sepsis) or meningitis (an irritation of the membranes that defend the mind and backbone). Signs of sepsis and meningitis might embody poor feeding, irritability, temperature modifications, jaundice (yellow pores and skin and whites of the eyes), grunting breaths and irregular actions. Cronobacter an infection might also trigger bowel injury and will unfold by the blood to different components of the physique.

Nutramigen in 12.6 and 19.8 oz containers was manufactured in June 2023 and distributed primarily in June, July, and August 2023. Based mostly on the restricted availability of the remaining inventory of this particular toddler method, it’s believed that a lot, if not all, of the merchandise recalled in the US have been consumed. There aren’t any reviews of diseases or opposed occasions thus far. The merchandise had been distributed by retail shops nationwide. The batches in query might be recognized by the batch code on the underside of the can.

The next recalled product batch codes and may measurement related to every batch had been distributed within the U.S.:

  • ZL3FHG (12.6 oz cans);
  • ZL3FMH (12.6 oz cans);
  • ZL3FPE (12.6 oz cans);
  • ZL3FQD (12.6 oz cans);
  • ZL3FRW (19.8 oz cans); and
  • ZL3FXJ (12.6 oz cans).

The merchandise have a UPC Code of 300871239418 or 300871239456 and “Use By Date” of “1 Jan 2025”.

No different U.S. distributed Nutramigen batches or different Reckitt merchandise are impacted.

Reckitt/Mead Johnson Diet manufactured extra merchandise throughout this completed product marketing campaign and distributed them outdoors of the U.S. Reckitt/Mead Johnson Diet can be contacting the regulatory authorities in every of these nations to find out the correct disposition of these merchandise.

If dad and mom have any questions, they need to seek the advice of with their pediatrician or contact us at 866-534-9986 24/7 or by electronic mail at shopper.relations@rb.com.

We’re dedicated to the very best stage of high quality and security and it is for that reason that now we have taken this measure. Different testing of the batches in query examined damaging for Cronobacter and different micro organism.

The well being and security of infants is our highest precedence. All of our merchandise endure rigorous and industry-leading high quality checks and checks to make sure that they meet or exceed all requirements set by regulatory our bodies, together with the World Well being Group and the U.S. Meals and Drug Administration. It is for that reason that now we have confidence within the security and high quality of each toddler method we make.

What Shoppers Ought to Do if They Bought This Product

Shoppers who bought Nutramigen ought to verify the underside of the can to establish whether or not the batch quantity is affected. Product with the batch codes listed above needs to be disposed of, or contact us for a complete refund. Please contact us at 866-534-9986 or by electronic mail at shopper.relations@rb.com and we’ll assist confirm if this product was impacted. If in case you have any considerations, contact your well being care supplier. For extra info, please go to us at www.enfamil.com.

Image 1 - Nutramigen infant formula in 19.8oz can
Image 3 - UPC for Nutramigen infant formula 19.8oz

Image 4 - UPC for Nutramigen infant formula 12.6oz can
Image 5 - Example batch code on bottom of can
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