Some Fresh Express salads recalled due to multi-state outbreak of Cyclospora infections – WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

CLEVELAND (WJW)– The FDA is warning consumers not to eat any products made by Fresh Express which include iceburg lettuce, red cabbage or carrots.

According to the FDA, there is a multi-state break out of Cyclospora infections possibly connected to salads including those ingredients. Cyclospora is a tiny parasite that can cause and impact the intestinal tract diarrhea. It is treated with antibiotics.

As an outcome, Giant Eagle, Walmart and Aldi have actually provided recalls for several Fresh Express salad products. Customers ought to throw those items away right away.

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” All of the remembered salads were offered in mid-western states. Fresh Express is the maker of each of these recalled salads. FDA continues to investigate whether other retail brands of these salads might be impacted,” the FDA stated on its website.

Click the links listed below to see the full list of items recalled locally:

The recalled items are clearly marked with the letter “Z” at the beginning of the Product Code, which lies on the upper right-hand corner of the front of the plan. Those products containing iceberg lettuce, red cabbage and carrots and displaying the Product Code Z178, or a lower “Z” number are remembered..

Those with questions or to get a refund, might get in touch with Fresh Express Consumer Response Center toll-free at (800) 242-5472 Monday– Friday throughout the hours of 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Eastern time.

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” All of the recalled salads were offered in mid-western states. Fresh Express is the producer of each of these recalled salads. FDA continues to examine whether other retail brand names of these salads may be affected,” the FDA said on its website.

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