Nutrizone Expands Recall of Various Lots of Multiple Dietary Supplements Because of Possible Salmonella Health Risk
- Company Announcement Date:
- March 29, 2018
- FDA Publish Date:
- April 18, 2018
- Product Type:
- Dietary Supplements
Food & Beverage Safety
- Reason for Announcement:
Recall Reason DescriptionPotential to be contaminated with Salmonella
- Company Name:
- NutriZone, LLC
- Brand Name:
- Product Description:
Product DescriptionSpecial Reserve Kratom Blend
NutriZone, LLC of Houston, Texas is updating an incorrectly reported lot number provided in an earlier press release. Previously, NutriZone indicated the Pain Out Maeng Da lot number was 10957. The correct lot number is 10959. Consumers who have purchased the products should verify the lot number.
The recall of dietary supplements is due to the potential for contamination with Salmonella. Salmonella, is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.
Healthy people infected with Salmonella should monitor themselves for some or all of the following
symptoms: nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, abdominal cramping and fever.
Rarely, Salmonella can result in more serious ailments, including arterial infections, endocarditis, arthritis, muscle pain, eye irritation, and urinary tract symptoms. Consumers exhibiting these signs after having contact with this product should contact their healthcare providers.
The dietary supplements are labeled and packaged as follows:
|Product Name||Net Quantity (Capsules Per Container)||Packaging||Lot Number|
|Pain Out Maeng Da||36||Pouch||10957|
|Pain Out Thai||108||Bottle||10960-D|
|Pain Out Malay||324||Bottle||10958-I|
|Nirvanio Green Malay||25||Bottle||10958-C|
|Nirvanio Special Reserve Kratom Blend||50||Bottle||10796|
Attached are images of product labels to aide in identifying product associated with this recall. Lot numbers can be found on the packaging near the Nutrition Facts Panel.
The products were sold in Pennsylvania, Oklahoma, Washington, Missouri, Florida, Mississippi, California and Texas.
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.
The potential for contamination was noted after routine sampling and testing by the FDA revealed the presence of Salmonella.
Consumers who have purchased the products listed above should discontinue use of the product and may return the unused portion to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact NutriZone, LLC at 1-800-936-7936, Monday through Friday, 9am-5pm Central Standard time.
Link to Expanded Press Release
Company Contact Information
- NutriZone, LLC