Similac Recall

URGENT RECALL: Abbott has issued a recall for Similac powder formulas manufactured in Sturgis, Michigan. These formulas may be contaminated with Cronobacter sakazakii.

FORMULA RECALL Check 800-986-8540 to see if your formula is on list. If so, do NOT use. Exchange at the store or call your WIC office.

Affected (only produced in Sturgis, MI): These will require being checked by the recall tool.

• 12.6 oz Total Comfort powder

• 12.5 oz Similac for Spit Up powder

• All EleCare powder Infant and Junior

• All Alimentum powder

 Partially Affected (produced in Sturgis, MI as well as other plants)-These will require being checked by the recall tool.

• 12.5 oz Similac Sensitive powder

• 12.4 oz Similac Advance powder

 Not Affected (not produced at Sturgis, MI plant)

• Isomil

• NeoSure

• All concentrated liquids and ready to feeds

DO NOT feed your baby formula if it is included in this recall.

Cronobacter bacteria can cause severe, life-threatening infections (sepsis) or meningitis. Symptoms of sepsis and meningitis may include poor feeding, irritability, temperature changes, jaundice (yellow skin and whites of the eyes), grunting breaths, and abnormal movements.

For additional information, please view these announcements from (FDA Announcement and the Abbott press release.
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