May 17, 2000Allergy Alert - Daffinis Candies
Contain Undeclared Allergen
PA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Daffinis Candies Inc, is conducting a field
correction to re-label its Daffinís Candies, in 1-pound containers because the product
contains undeclared FD&C Red No. 40.
According to FDA all product
manufactured since September 1999 are affected by the recall. The product was
distributed in Pennsylvania and Ohio.
People who have allergies to certain
foods run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these
FDA did not specify how the company
notified its customers of this ongoing Class III
recall, nor was it specified when the action began. This is the first public notice
issued by the FDA.
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
FDA Recall #f-451-0
Notice of this product warning was
sent via email to SafeMail
subscribers May 17, 2000.
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