(CBS Native) — Quaker Oats is voluntarily recalling some containers of Cap’n Crunch Peanut Butter Crunch cereal due to potential salmonella contamination.
The recall was initiated after routine testing revealed the cereal may include micro organism, in accordance with the Meals and Drug Administration.
No sicknesses associated to the merchandise have been reported, in accordance with the FDA.
Though the affected product solely reached 5 particular Goal shops and is restricted to 21 containers of 1 selection with two Greatest Earlier than Dates, the report says Quaker initiated the voluntary recall to guard public well being.
The 17.1 ounce containers have the UPC code 0 30000 6211 1 and Greatest Earlier than Dates of JUL 30 19 or JUL 31 19.
“Salmonella is an organism that may trigger severe and typically deadly infections in younger youngsters, frail or aged folks, and others with weakened immune methods,” the Meals and Drug Administration stated in a information launch.
Wholesome people who find themselves contaminated with Salmonella usually expertise fever, diarrhea (which can be bloody), nausea, vomiting and belly ache.
In uncommon circumstances, an infection can lead to the organism moving into the bloodstream and producing extra extreme sicknesses comparable to arterial infections.