Thursday, September 23, 2010

Infant Formula Recall

Since most of you are mommies to little one's this is an important read!

Drugmaker Abbott Laboratories said Wednesday it is recalling millions of containers of its best-selling Similac infant formula that may be contaminated with insect parts! (Yikes!)

The voluntary action affects up to 5 million Similac-brand powder formulas sold in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Guam and some Caribbean countries. The company said the products may contain a small beetle or larvae, which could cause stomach ache and digestion problems.

The recalled products were sold in plastic containers and various can sizes, including 8-ounce (227-gram), 12.4-ounce (352-gram) and 12.9-ounce (366-gram).

To find out if your can of Similac is part of the recall you can check the lot number on the can on the Similac website,, I just tried the site to see if I can find more information and the page is not loading. I have a feeling its due to high traffic. If the page doesn’t load you can try refreshing your screen or trying again later.

To read the entire article on Yahoo News you can click on this link,

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