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Allergy Alert - Undeclared peanuts in certain Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies and Cream Bar

Recall / advisory date:
January 9, 2013
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Peanut
Hazard classification:
Class 2
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Advisory details

Ottawa, January 9, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with allergies to peanut not to consume certain Dymatize Nutrition brand Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream bar described below. The affected product contains peanut which is not declared on the label.

This product was sold through internet at and may have been distributed through retail stores nationally.

There has been one reported reaction associated with the consumption of this product.

Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to peanut.

The CFIA is working with Canadian importers, distributors, and retailers to recall this product from the marketplace.

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream bar 85 g Best Before MAY 2013 12072A 7 05016 99301 7

More information

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page.

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.

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Dymatize Nutrition brand Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream bar

Dymatize Nutrition brand Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream bar

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