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Recall of Rude Health Muesli The Ultimate Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination

Tuesday, 25 August 2020

Alert Summary
Category 1: For Action
Alert Notification: 2020.49
Product Identification: Rude Health Muesli The Ultimate; pack size: 500g
Batch Code ‘Best-before’ dates: 12 June 2021; 24 June 2021; 20 July 2021 and 21 July 2021.
Country Of Origin: United Kingdom

Category 1 Food Alert for Action: Rude Health is recalling several batches of Muesli The Ultimate due to possible contamination with Salmonella.


Rude Health is recalling the above batches of its Muesli The Ultimate due to possible Salmonella contamination of the ingredient, brazil nuts. Point-of-sale recall notices will be displayed in stores supplied with the implicated batches.

Nature Of Danger:

People infected with Salmonella typically develop symptoms between 12 and 36 hours after infection, but this can range between 6 and 72 hours.  The most common symptom is diarrhoea, which can sometimes be bloody.  Other symptoms may include fever, headache and abdominal cramps.  The illness usually lasts 4 to 7 days. Diarrhoea can occasionally be severe enough to require hospital admission. The elderly, infants, and those with impaired immune systems are more likely to have a severe illness.

Action Required:


A distribution list will be emailed to PEHOs in due course. Please notify FSAI ( of any concerns.

Manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, caterers & retailers:

Retailers are requested to remove the implicated batches from sale and to display a point-of-sale recall notice in stores where the affected batches were sold.  Wholesalers/distributors are requested to contact their affected customers and recall the affected batches and provide a point-of-sale recall notice to their retailer customers.  Caterers should not use the implicated batches.


Consumers should not eat the implicated batches.

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