El Rashidi El Mizan Pure Natural Honey Recall [Canada]


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El Rashidi El Mizan Pure Natural Honey Recall [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: Noble Hope Import & Export recalls certain batch/lots of El Rashidi El Mizan branded Pure Natural Honey products from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected Ciprofloxacin, Enrofloxacin, Sulfadiazine, Sulfamethazine and Sulfamethoxazole contamination and consequential risks of bacterial and/or viral resistance, drug overdose, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

CFIA: http://ht.ly/qPC130rNaWZ

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/inspection/2021/75997r-eng.php

Additional information:
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (“CFIA”) reports the following Pure Natural Honey products are subject to this recall:

  • El Rashidi El Mizan branded Pure Natural Honey, sold in 750 gram jars with a production date code of 14/OCTOBER/2020, an expiry date code of 14/OCTOBER/2022, a batch/lot of 2047 and a UPC of 6 223000 053270

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

==> No item numbers, best-before date codes, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

These Pure Natural Honey products were known to be marketed, distributed and sold in the Canadian province of Ontario although it is always possible these food products had wider distribution within the country. When in doubt, please contact the manufacturer for specific product information.

According to the CFIA, Noble Hope Import & Export has recalled certain batch/lots of El Rashidi El Mizan branded Pure Natural Honey products from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected Ciprofloxacin, Enrofloxacin, Sulfadiazine, Sulfamethazine and Sulfamethoxazole contamination. As a result of this reported defect, you should neither serve nor consume the recalled Pure Natural Honey products identified above.

Besides Diarrhea (common side effect), Ciprofloxacin has been linked to (more rare) changes in skin color; changes in urination; chest pain or discomfort; chest tightness or heaviness; chills; clumsiness or unsteadiness; confusion; continuing ringing or buzzing or other unexplained noise in the ears; coughing or spitting up blood; dizziness, fainting, or light-headedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position; fast, irregular, pounding, or racing heartbeat or pulse; fever; headache, severe and throbbing; hearing loss; hives or welts, skin rash; joint stiffness; large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or genitals; muscle pain or stiffness; nausea; nightmares; numbness of the hands; pain in the joints; pain or discomfort in the arms, jaw, back, or neck; painful, red lumps under the skin, mostly on the legs; pounding in the ears; puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue; redness of the face, neck, arms, and occasionally, upper chest; seizures; severe stomach pain, cramping, or burning; shakiness in the legs, arms, hands, or feet; swelling of the face, feet, or lower legs; swollen, painful, or tender lymph glands in the neck, armpit, or groin; unsteadiness, trembling, or other problems with muscle control or coordination; unusual drowsiness, dullness, tiredness, weakness, or feeling of sluggishness; vomiting; white patches in the mouth or on the tongue; and yellow eyes and/or skin.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm food poisoning, adulteration or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any food, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household garbage, making sure neither small children nor household pets can access the suspect food.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Pure Natural Honey products, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat Ciprofloxacin, Enrofloxacin, Sulfadiazine, Sulfamethazine and Sulfamethoxazole contamination.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please complete the following Web-based enquiry form from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, available here: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/food/information-for-consumers/report-a-concern/contact-us/eng/1390269985112/1390346078752.

You can also reach the CFIA toll-free at 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and US) or +1-613-773-2342 (local or international) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time. If you are a member of the working press/media, you can reach the CFIA at +1-613-773-6600 or by e-mail at cfia.media.acia@canada.ca.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Honey, please search for “honey” or more generically, “spreads” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Ciprofloxacin contamination, please search for “Ciprofloxacin” or more generically, “drug” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Enrofloxacin contamination, please search for “Enrofloxacin” or more generically, “drug” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Sulfadiazine contamination, please search for “Sulfadiazine” or more generically, “drug” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Sulfamethazine contamination, please search for “Sulfamethazine” or more generically, “drug” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Sulfamethoxazole contamination, please search for “Sulfamethoxazole” or more generically, “drug” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning GI Tract hazards, please search for “bowel” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Noble Hope Import & Export, please search for “Noble Hope Import” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the El Rashidi El Mizan brand name, please search for “El Rashidi El Mizan” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CFIA reference number: 14475
Recalls Direct RIN: 14651-2021
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