Quaker Oats is widening its recall to include a variety of products due to potential salmonella contamination. This expansion follows an initial recall last month that primarily involved granola cereals and bars.
The updated recall now encompasses various Cap’n Crunch Instant oatmeal and cereals, along with protein bars and snack boxes.
While there have been no reported illnesses linked to these products, salmonella poses health risks, particularly for vulnerable groups such as the very young, elderly, or those with weakened immune systems. Symptoms usually include gastrointestinal discomfort.
For more information on the recall, including details on reimbursement and a complete list of the affected products, consumers can visit Quaker Oats’ dedicated recall website at https://www.quakerrecallusa.com/.
This precautionary measure aims to ensure consumer safety and prevent potential health issues related to the contamination.
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