Give and Go Prepared Foods Corp. has announced a voluntary nationwide recall of certain muffin products due to the potential to be contaminated with Listeria.
Listeria is an organism which causes serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail, elderly people or people with weakened immune systems, according to an announcement on the FDA website.
Healthy individuals can suffer short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea. It can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.
To date no reports of illness have been reported.
The products should be immediately disposed of and not eaten.
Consumers should make a note of the lot code of the products, which is found on the label. Consumers can contact the company at 1-844-366-1171 to obtain more information about the recall 24 hours a day. Consumer Relations specialists are available to assist Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST.
Visit this site for a list of muffins included in the recall.