Glucerna, Oatly, Premier Protein + Nutritional Drink Recall Details For Minnesota + Wisconsin
If you drink so-called nutritional dairy-replacement or supplement drinks, you'll want to know about the widespread recall that's been issued. Lyons Magnus LLC - the manufacturer of a large number of these popular beverages - has issued a voluntary recall due to the potential for microbial contamination.
Name brands included in the recall effort include Glucerna, Oatly, Premier Protein, Intelligentsia, Kate Farms, and others. The recall is nationwide, so it affects products found on store shelves in Minnesota and Wisconsin.
According to details shared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the recall was initiated after internal methods determined that the products in question "did not meet commercial sterility specifications". As of right now, no medical issues, illnesses, of complaints from the general public. It's also worth noting that "the list of recalled products does not include products intended for infants (i.e. under the age of one)".
However, the company is recommending that the drinks not be consumed. This is especially true for people with are "vulnerable and immunocompromised" as they may be more susceptible to infection from the organism.
In total, 53 different products are involved in the recall. Here is a complete list of the brand names - listed in rank order that the FDA has them on their list to make cross-referencing easier:
- Lyons Ready Care
- Lyons Barista Style
- Kate Farms
- Premier Protein
Customers are urged to check the full and complete list that's available on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration website. Additionally, you'll need to look for specific product details to reference the complete list - including the Lot Code, Best By Date, and the UPC. You'll find those at the top of the carton for individual cartons or the side of the case for multi-carton cases.
Additional questions, concerns, and comments can be directed at the Lyons Recall Support Center - which is available 24/7 at 1-800-627-0557.