Author Topic: Similac Formula Recall  (Read 3070 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Adrian's Dad

  • Cinema
  • Big Daddy Hero
  • *****
  • Posts: 2926
  • Liked: 0
  • Children?: 1
  • First Name?: Cody
Similac Formula Recall
« on: September 22, 2010, 05:16:44 PM »
Bugs may be the latest culinary treat for some, but we don't think it's a good idea for kids to be drinking formula contaminated with beetles and their larvae.

Neither does health-products giant Abbott Labs, which is recalling about 5 million containers of Similac powdered infant formula because of possible insect contamination.

The Food and Drug Administration says the Similac containing the bugs poses no immediate health risk. But infants who drink it could get stomachaches that might lead them to refuse food.

So, as a precaution, Abbott is recalling certain Similac lots distributed nationwide, as well as in Puerto Rico, Guam, and some Caribbean countries.

If you're wondering if the Similac on your shelf is part of the recall, you can check the lot number here. None of the company's liquid formulas are affected.
« Last Edit: September 22, 2010, 05:18:17 PM by Adrian's Dad »

RobWenn

  • Guest
Re: Similac Formula Recall
« Reply #1 on: September 23, 2010, 11:23:58 AM »
Yea, my one month old daughter was on Similac. Until yesterday when we learned of this recall. I just got back from Costco returning five LARGE containers of it to replace it with Enfamil. Awesome!

Offline z_randy

  • hurricanes suck
  • Assistant Admin
  • Big Daddy Hero
  • ****
  • Posts: 11517
  • Liked: 55
  • Don't Panic!
  • Children?: 2
  • First Name?: Randy
Re: Similac Formula Recall
« Reply #2 on: September 23, 2010, 01:57:44 PM »
good find Cody



Every day, from here to there,funny things are everywhere

Offline Keith

  • I have Civil War balls; they're blue and gray
  • Administrator
  • Big Daddy Hero
  • *****
  • Posts: 14192
  • Liked: 77
  • Need any help? PM me.
    • DaddyPlace.com
  • Children?: 4 -- Tyler, Tanner, Kaydence, and Kambria
  • First Name?: Keith
  • Location: Tennessee
Re: Similac Formula Recall
« Reply #3 on: September 24, 2010, 04:00:59 PM »
Thanks for posting this Cody!  I'm sure it will help alot of dads.

Great Deals for dads on child products, check out Daddy's Deals
Looking for baby names?  Check out the Baby Name Wizard book
New Dad and have questions?  Check out Be Prepared - A Practical Handbook for New Dads.  Recommended by dads.

Offline Jessie

  • Assistant Admin
  • Big Daddy Hero
  • ****
  • Posts: 1447
  • Liked: 26
  • First Name?: JB
Re: Similac Formula Recall
« Reply #4 on: October 21, 2010, 04:39:27 PM »
Good find yet strangely disturbing! LOL

 



Sitemap Multimedia Forum
Daddy's Deals DP Daily News Blogs
EBooks Donations Contact Us
Daddyplace Constitution