Food Recall Warning - SoLo GI brand energy bars recalled due to E. coli O157:H7

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OTTAWA, March 11, 2017 /CNW/ - New Era Nutrition Inc. is recalling SoLo GI brand energy bars from the marketplace due to possible E. coli O157:H7 contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold nationally as well as through Internet sales.

Recalled products

 

Brand

Product

Size

UPC

Codes

SoLo GI

Lemon Lift

50 g

 

8 97024 00060 0

 

 

 

BB/MA: 11/04/17/ 5410621700

 

BB/MA: 02/02/18/ 5410630700

 

BB/MA: 04/09/18/ 5410700900

12 x 50 g

8 97024 00061 7

SoLo GI

White Chocolate Cherry

50 g

 

8 97024 00109 6

 

 

BB/MA: 12/22/17/ 5410626600

 

BB/MA: 04/12/18/ 5410701200

12 x 50 g

8 97024 00110 2

SoLo GI

Pineapple Coconut

50 g

 

8 97024 00066 2

BB/MA: 02/02/18/ 5410630700

12 x 50 g

8 97024 00067 9

 

 

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

Food contaminated with E. coli O157:H7 may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, mild to severe abdominal cramps and watery to bloody diarrhea. In severe cases of illness, some people may have seizures or strokes, need blood transfusions and kidney dialysis or live with permanent kidney damage. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

Background

This recall was triggered by a recall in another country. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.

Illnesses

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.

More information

 

SOURCE Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)

For further information: Media enquiries: CFIA Media Relations, 613-773-6600

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