Frontier Natural Products Recalls Nutmeg Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination
November 30, 2010 – Frontier Natural Products Co-op will be recalling two products manufactured with non-organic nutmeg that were sold under the Frontier brand and under the Whole Foods Market brand that contain nutmeg supplied by Mincing Overseas Spice Company. The nutmeg has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.
Recalled products were sold in all 50 states and in some parts of Canada to distributors, retailers and consumers. Below is the list of products containing the nutmeg:
- Frontier Bulk Nutmeg Ground 16 oz. UPC# 0-89836-00165-8 Lot Code 0306
- Whole Foods 365 Nutmeg Ground 1.92 oz. UPC# 0-99482-41931-8 Lot Code 0321
How do I know if I have Salmonella Food Poisoning?
You may have contracted Salmonellosis if you are experiencing any or all of the following side effects:
- Diarrhea or constipation
- Stomach cramps
- Nausea and vomiting
- Blood in the feces
In the case of less serious infections there are fewer symptoms – usually only diarrhea two or three times a day for a couple of days. Most mild Salmonellosis infections clear up in four to seven days without requiring any treatment other than rest and plenty of fluids.
Interested in learning more?
If you would like more detailed information about this nationwide recall, please visit the FDA website to view the official press release.
Poisoned by contaminated nutmeg? You may have a case.
The Food Poisoning Litigation Group at our law firm is an experienced team of trial lawyers that focus on the representation of plaintiffs in salmonella poisoning FDA recall lawsuits. We are handling individual litigation nationwide and currently accepting new cases in all 50 states.
Free Food Poisoning Case Evaluation: If you or a loved one has been sickened with Salmonellosis after consuming products included in this recall, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to compensation by filing a lawsuit and we can help.