Solgar Recalls Batches of ABC Dophilus due to Presence of the Fungus Rhizopus oryzae

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

Summary
Category 2:

For Information

Alert Notification:

2014.14

Product:

ABC Dophilus Powder, 49.6 g

Batch Code:

Batch Number 074024-01R1 (Expiry July 2015)
Batch Number 074024-01 (Expiry July 2015)
Batch Number 074024-02 (Expiry July 2015)

Country Of Origin:

United States

Message:

Solgar UK is recalling three batches of its ABC Dophilus food supplement which were found to contain the fungus Rhizopus oryzae, which may cause mucormycosis. This is a rare infection which may cause health problems to consumers, particularly premature infants/infants, children and those with a weakened immune system. Consumers who have purchased the implicated batches should not consume them. The status of other batches is unknown. The company has been asked to display point of sale notices at retail level.

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