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Abbott Recalls Calcilo XD Infant Formula Powder Due To Rancidity and Off-Colour

Canadian parents. Please check your baby’s formula. Abbott Laboratories today issued a recall of their Calcilo XD infant formula powder from the marketplace due to rancidity and off-color.

Abbott Recalls Calcilo XD Infant Formula Powder Due To Rancidity and Off-Colour

Consumption of rancid food may cause symptoms such as nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.

Health Canada reports that there have been reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.

This is especially dangerous for babies as their are more susceptable to illnesses because their immune systems are immature. The lack of antibodies and immunity in a newborn’s immune system means they can’t fight off bacteria, viruses or fungi in the same way older children may be able to.

Recalled product:

Brand NameCommon NameSizeUPCCode(s) on ProductReason for Recall
AbbottCalcilo XD Powder375 g0 70074 53329 279696K80Chemical – Other, Other

Consumers should not consume the recalled product. For more information parents can call Abbott Toll-free: 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and U.S.).

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