May 17, 2000Sweet Creations Hard Candy
Flavoring, Chocolate Flavoring Recalled
UT (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Sweet Creations is recalling its Hard
Candy Flavoring, Chocolate Flavoring, in 1/2-ounce bottles because the product contains
undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5, Yellow No. 6, Red No. 40 and Blue No. 1.
According to the FDA 288 bottles of
the product were distributed Nationwide, the firm estimaed that less than 25% of the
product remained on the market at the time the recall was initiated.
People who have allergies to certain
foods run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these
This ongoing Class II recall
was initiated by the company, by letter on February 22, 2000. 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-452-0
Notice of this product warning was
sent via email to SafeMail
subscribers May 17, 2000.