July 28, 2001Allergy Alert: Infant Formula
Sample Packs Recalled
IN (SafetyAlerts) - Mead Johnson
Nutritionals is recalling certain sample packs of its LactoFree infant formula because the
packages fail to list ingredients on the back of the box.
The company warned that infants allergic to milk protein are at risk of serious or life
threatening allergic reaction if they consume the product.
The recalled sample packs contain two 3 ounce ready-to-use Nursett bottles and two Easy
One single serve powder packets. The sample packs were shipped to 30 stores in nine
states: Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Oklahoma, Tennessee and
Texas. Products distributed by health care professionals are not affected
by the recall, according to a company recording.
No other sizes or forms of the LactoFree product are affected by the recall. The company
said it had received no reports of any infants who have become ill because of the labeling
Consumers who bought the product should return it to the place of purchase for a full
Consumers with questions can call Mead Johnson at 1-888-222-9223.
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