May 31, 2000
Updated June 6, 2000Fresh Made Kefir
PA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Fresh Made, Inc. is recalling certain Fresh
Made Kefir Strawberry-Banana, in the 32-fluid ounces size, because the product contains
undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5.
According to the FDA 180 cases were
distributed in California, Illinois, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. UPDATE:
This recall affects products coded with expiration dates through 5/12/00.
People who have allergies to certain
foods run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these
This Class II recall
was initiated by the company, by letter on May 1, 2000 followed by visit.
This is the first public notice
issued by the FDA. The FDA stated that the company has completed all required recall
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
FDA Recall #f-461-0
Notice of this product warning was
sent via email to SafeMail
subscribers May 31, 2000.
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