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Updated Allergy Alert - Undeclared PEANUTS in certain DYMATIZE NUTRITION brand ELITE GOURMET products

Recall / advisory date:
January 15, 2013
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Peanut
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Company / Firm:
Peak Performance Products
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Advisory details

Ottawa, January 15, 2013 - The public warning issued on January 9, 2013 has been updated to include additional products.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Peak Performance Products Inc. are warning people with allergies to peanut not to consume certain Dymatize Nutrition brand Elite Gourmet products described below. The affected products contain peanut which is not declared on the labels.

There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.

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

The importer, Peak Performance Products Inc., Toronto, ON is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Dymatize Nutrition Cookies & Cream Bar 42.5 g BB SEP 2013 12200A 7 05016 99314 7
Dymatize Nutrition Cookies & Cream Bar 85 g BB JAN 2014 12310A 7 05016 99300 0
Dymatize Nutrition Fudge Brownie Bar 42.5 g BB OCT 2013 12244A 7 05016 99313 0
Dymatize Nutrition Fudge Brownie Bar 85 g BB MAY 2013 12084A
BB SEP 2013 12199A
7 05016 99307 9

More information

For more information, consumers and industry can call one of the following:

Peak Performance Products Inc. at 1-877-833-7325 or email at

CFIA at 1-800-442-2342 / TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday to Friday).

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

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