A Miami, FL., establishment is now recalling alfalfa sprouts because they have the potential to be contaminated with salmonella, a potentially deadly foodborne pathogen. The contamination was discovered when routine customer sampling revealed the presence of the bacteria. Signs and symptoms of salmonella food poisoning (salmonellosis) may include fever, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain.
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What’s the problem?
January 20, 2012 – The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) issued a press release today announcing that Leasa Industries Co., Inc. of Miami, FL., is now recalling the following products because they may be contaminated with salmonella:
- 433 cases of LEASA Living Alfalfa Sprouts with the use by date 7/2/12 and UPC code 75465-55912
The UPC code on the affected sprouts is located on the side of the label at the side of the container. The expiration date of the package is located on the side of the container.
Consumers who have purchased any of the sprouts in questions should throw them away in a trash receptacle as a precautionary measure. Anyone concerned about a salmonella food poisoning illness should contact their healthcare provider. To date, no illnesses have been reported in connection with this recall.
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Free Leasa Alfalfa Sprout Recall Lawsuit Evaluation: If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with salmonella poisoning after consuming Leasa brand alfalfa sprouts included in this recall, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to compensation by filing a salmonella food poisoning suit and we can help.