The Veggie Noodle Company is recalling butternut spirals over potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes, a bacterium that causes severe foodborne illness.
Free Confidential Lawsuit Evaluation: If you or a loved one developed symptoms of food poisoning after eating Veggie Noodle Co. butternut spirals, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to compensation by filing a lawsuit and our lawyers can help.
What’s the Problem?
February 16, 2017 - According to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA), Veggie Noodle Co. Butternut Spirals affected by this recall are packaged in a 10.7oz clear plastic container with a UPC Code of 852287006059. An “Enjoy By” date of Feb. 23, 2017 is printed on the side of the packaging.
Recalled butternut spirals were distributed to Whole Foods Markets and other retailers in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio and Wisconsin. If you purchased any items affected by this recall you should discard them immediately or return them to the point of purchase for a full refund.
To date, no illnesses have been reported in connection with this recall.
Listeria Infection Symptoms
Listeria infection, or listeriosis, mainly affects pregnant women, newborns, the elderly, and adults with compromised immune systems. However, in some cases patients without these risk factors may develop the infection. Symptoms of listeriosis include:
- Muscle aches
If the infection spreads to the nervous system, symptoms may include:
- Stiff neck
- Confusion or changes in alertness
- Loss of balance
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Do I Have a Butternut Spirals Recall Lawsuit?
The Food Poisoning Litigation Group at our law firm is an experienced team of trial lawyers that focus on the representation of plaintiffs in Veggie Noodle Co. butternut spirals lawsuits. We are handling individual litigation nationwide and currently accepting new listeria infection cases in all 50 states.
Free Case Evaluation: Again, if you got food poisoning from butternut spirals, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to a settlement by filing a suit and we can help.