Atkins Nutritionals Chocolate Candy Recall [US]


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US/Silver Spring: Atkins Nutritionals Chocolate Candy Recall [US]Atkins Nutritionals, Inc. recalls certain Atkins Chocolate Candies due to misbranding and undeclared peanuts, a known allergen and possible trigger of Anaphylaxis, a serious and potential fatal situation, requiring immediate medical intervention. FDA: http://ht.ly/P0Jfr

Direct link: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm453180.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Chocolate Candies are subject to this recall:

  • Atkins Chocolate Candies, 5 count sachets; lot number: A5118139439C; best-before date: April 28, 2016; UPC: 637480075558
  • Atkins Chocolate Candies, 5 count sachets; lot number: A5119139439A; best-before date: April 29, 2016; UPC: 637480075558
  • Atkins Chocolate Candies, 5 count sachets; lot number: A5119139439B; best-before date: April 29, 2016; UPC: 637480075558
  • Atkins Chocolate Candies, 5 count sachets; lot number: A5119139439C; best-before date: April 29, 2016; UPC: 637480075558
  • Atkins Chocolate Candies, 5 count sachets; lot number: A5120139439A; best-before date: April 30, 2016; UPC: 637480075558

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

According to the FDA, some Atkins Chocolate Peanut Candies individual sachets have been inadvertently placed into outer cartons of Atkins Chocolate Candies, 5 count sachets. This means that consumers may not be aware of the risks of eating the mislabeled product.

==> For information about Nut Allergy (including Peanuts and Tree Nuts), please consult the “Allergens & Intolerances” tab at the top of this page.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession these recalled Chocolate Candies and could be allergic to their peanut ingredients, have a close family member who is allergic or has previously experienced Anaphylaxis or are unsure of your allergy status, please do not consume them. Instead, return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund. You can also contact the company at the telephone number below to receive a pre-paid envelope for product return.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact the company at 1-800-628-5467, 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM Mountain Standard Time.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by undeclared peanut hazard, please search for “peanut” using the Search Box at the top of this page

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