Raspberries Sold at Aldi, Raley's Supermarkets Recalled for Hepatitis Contamination
Nov. 1, 2019 - Wawona Frozen Foods, a Clovis, California-based establishment, is recalling a variety of frozen raspberry products sold at Aldi and Raley's Supermarkets over potential contamination with the hepatitis A virus, according to an FDA recall notice issued on Thursday. Products affected by the recall include:
Season's Choice Raspberries (frozen): 12 ounce bags, "best by" date of June, 10, 2021, August 1,2021 and August 23, 2021. "Product of Chile." UPC Code: 0 41498 12419 9 o Season's Choice Berry Medley (frozen) containing raspberries: 16 ounce bags, "best by" date of July 17, 2021, July 20, 2021 and July 22, 2021. "Product of USA, Chile." UPC Code: 0 41498 31344 9.
Raley's Fresh Frozen Red Raspberries: 12 ounce bags, "best by" date of June 5, 2021 (lot code:20156A04), August 1, 2021 (lot code: 20213A06) "Product of Chile." UPC Code: 46567 00754.
If you purchased any of the above items, you should not eat them (regardless of whether they look or smell normal), and either discard them immediately or return them to the point of purchase for a refund.
To date, no hepatitis A infections or other adverse events have been associated with the recalled raspberries, FDA said.
Hepatitis A Symptoms
- Sudden nausea
- Abdominal pain or discomfort, especially on the upper right side beneath your lower ribs
- Clay-colored bowel movements
- Loss of appetite
- Low-grade fever
- Dark urine
- Joint pain
- Yellowing of the skin and the whites of your eyes (jaundice)
- Intense itching
Source: Mayo Clinic
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