Recall of a batch of Full Moon Frozen Shrimp due to the presence of Vibrio
Friday, 12 May 2023
|Category 1:||For Action|
|Product Identification:||Full Moon Raw Frozen Shrimp; pack size: 2kg|
|Batch Code||29936030; Best before: 01/03/2025|
|Country Of Origin:||Ecuador|
The above batch of Full Moon Raw Frozen Shrimp is being recalled due to the presence of Vibrio cholera and Vibrio parahaemolyticus.
Recall notices will be displayed at point-of-sale.
Nature Of Danger:
Symptoms typically include nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramps, fever, headache, and watery diarrhoea (which may be bloody or contain flecks of mucus). Symptoms generally start within 6 to 48 hours and usually last between three to five days. However, depending on the species of Vibrio, symptoms may persist for up to 3 weeks. In some people, particularly children under 5 years of age, the elderly, or those with underlying health conditions, the infection can lead to severe dehydration, which may be fatal if not treated promptly.
Manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, caterers & retailers:
Retailers are requested to remove the implicated batch from sale and display recall notices at point of sale.
Consumers are advised not to eat the implicated batch.