January 31, 2001Siamese Coins Brand Bamboo
Shoots, Pickled Eggplant and Pickled Young Green Jack Recalled
City, NJ (SafetyAlerts) - Asian-Am
Product Inc. has announced they are recalling Siamese Coins Brand Bamboo Shoots, Pickled
Eggplant and Pickled Young Green Jack because the products contain undeclared
The recalled Siamese Coins Brand
products being recalled are:
Bamboo Shoot Tung in Water, 24 oz., in glass jars;
Bamboo Shoot Tip, 24 oz., in class jars;
Pickled Eggplants, 8 oz., in glass jars;
Pickled Young Green Jack fruit, 16 oz.
People who have an allergy or severe
sensitivity to sulfites run the risk of a serious or life threatening allergic reaction if
they consume these products.
The recall was initiated after it was
discovered that the products contained sulfites that were not indicated on the label.
Consumption of 10 milligrams of sulfites per serving has been reported to elicit
severe reactions in some asthmatics. Anaphylactic shock can occur in certain
sulfite-sensitive individuals upon ingesting 10 milligrams or more of sulfites.
The products were distributed in NY,
NJ, PA, CT, OH, MD, VA, NC, IL and MA. No illnesses have been reported to date.
Consumers who have any of these
Siamese Coins Brand products can return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Consumers with questions can contact the company at (718) 381-8566.
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