Walmart announced that it was removing 12.5-ounce cans Enfamil Newborn powder with lot number ZP1K7G from 3,000 stores in 49 states.
The cause of the baby’s infection is unknown, but there has been evidence from other cases of C. sakazakii that milk-based powdered infant formulas served as a source. “… Powdered infant formula is not a sterile product and may be contaminated,” warns World Health Organization guidelines.
Advanced Animal Nutrition has announced a voluntary recall of its dry Dog Power Dog Food due to aflatoxin levels that were detected above the acceptable limit. The affected products were manufactured between Jan. 4 and Nov. 18.
Pets that aflatoxin consume may have symptoms of illness including sluggishness or lethargy combined with a reluctance to eat, vomiting, yellowish tint to the eyes or gums, or diarrhea should be seen by a veterinarian.