May 23, 2002
Mead Johnson Nutritionals Portagen iron
fortified nutritionally complete powder Recall Update
- The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released the following information.
Portagen iron fortified nutritionally complete powder with medium chain
triglycerides in 1 pound cans. Recall # F-421-2.
Recalling Firm: Mead Johnson Nutritionals, Evansville, IN, by letters on
March 29, 2002.
Manufacturer: Mead Johnson Nutritionals, Zeeland, MI.
Firm initiated recall is complete.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention linked consumption of the
product to an outbreak of Enterobacter sakazakii infection, including one
death, in infants.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
Nationwide and Australia, and Spain.