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This archive of previously issued food recalls and allergy alerts is provided for reference and research purposes.

Users should note that the products listed in the archive have been subject to removal from the marketplace or appropriate corrective action. Food recalls or allergy alerts are not an indication of the food safety status of products produced at a later date.

Food Recall Warning - Certain Abbott Two Cal brand and Abbott Promote brand formulated liquid diet products recalled due to possible bacterial contamination

From: Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Recall date:
September 23, 2018
Reason for recall:
Microbiological - Other
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Abbott Nutrition
Distribution:
National
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
12494

Recall details

Ottawa, September 23, 2018 - Abbott Nutrition is recalling certain Abbott Two Cal brand and Abbott Promote brand formulated liquid diet products from the marketplace due to possible bacterial contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC Code(s) on Product
Abbott Promote High-Protein Liquid Nutrition - Vanilla Flavour 235 mL 0 55325 20170 0 L84417RA0 xxxx
(xxxx=time code)
2019JA1
Abbott Two Cal HN Complete, Balanced Nutrition - Vanilla 235 mL 0 55325 20799 3 L85559RA0 xxxx
(xxxx=time code)
2019FE1
Abbott Two Cal HN Complete, Balanced Nutrition - Vanilla 235 mL 0 55325 20799 3 L87139RA0 xxxx
(xxxx=time code)
2019AL1

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

Background

This recall was triggered by consumer complaints. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.

Illnesses

There has been one reported illness associated with the consumption of these products.

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Public enquiries and media

Public enquiries
Toll-free: 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and U.S.)
Telephone: 1-613-773-2342 (local or international)
Email: cfia.enquiries-demandederenseignements.acia@canada.ca
Media relations
Telephone: 613-773-6600
Email: cfia.media.acia@canada.ca
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