Salmonella is an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and those with weakened immune systems.
The products also were available for purchase on the internet. The recalled products include: The Company is currently working with customers and retailers to remove and destroy products with the above use-by dates from store shelves and warehouses.
Please contact the company at 1-800-937-7008 between the hours of 8 AM-8 PM CST for a replacement or refund, and with general inquiries. Food and Drug Administration following routine testing.
The company has received reports of four illnesses that may be associated with these specific products. In rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such as arterial infections i. Certain lots of Arrowhead Mills peanut butters, Maranatha almond butters and peanut butters and specific private label nut butters because of possible salmonella risk.
Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. Get the latest tips for staying healthy and happy as you age. Consumers do not need to return the product to the store where it was purchased. NSpired Natural Foods, the manufacturer, says the product was packaged in glass and plastic jars.
Instead, consumers are urged to dispose of the recalled product and its container. Heather McPherson, Food Editor.