What's the Problem?
The recalled salads were sold in 12-ounce bags in Jewel-Osco produce departments, featuring "best if used by" dates of May 16, 2020, through July 4, 2020, according to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA).
Affected products are labeled with the UPC code 21130 98135 and plant number S5417, FDA said. The salads were sold at Jewel-Osco grocery stores in Illinois, Indiana and Iowa.
Cyclospora cayetanesis is a microscopic parasite infecting the small intestine, commonly caused by consuming food or water contaminated by feces, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Signs and symptoms of a cyclospora infection include:
- Loss of appetite
- Weight loss
- Stomach cramps and pain
- Bloating and gas
- Body aches
Some people who are infected with cyclospora may not show any symptoms, CDC said.
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Do I Have a Jewel-Osco Salad 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 Jewel-Osco Salad Recall Lawsuits. We are handling individual litigation nationwide and currently accepting new cyclospora infection cases in all 50 states.
If you or a loved one had symptoms of food poisoning after eating a recalled salad, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to a settlement by filing a suit and we can help.