On sale at Aldi Süd: recall for “Power Protein Bars” due to Salmonella
The discounter Aldi Süd informs about the recall of the "Power Protein Bar", variety "Raspberry Flavor" from the manufacturer Frankonia Schokoladenwerke GmbH. It cannot be excluded that there are salmonella in the product. These bacteria can cause diarrhea and other health problems.
Do not consume protein bars due to the presence of salmonella
The discounter Aldi Süd asks customers to bring the product "Power Protein Bar", variety: "Raspberry Flavor", back to its branches with the best before date 22.5.2019 of the manufacturer Frankonia Schokoladenwerke GmbH. The purchase price will be refunded. According to customer information, the producer has informed the discounter that "it cannot be ruled out that some bars may contain salmonella". The article mentioned should therefore no longer be consumed.
Bacteria can cause gastrointestinal disorders
"Salmonella can have health consequences," says the customer information. The bacteria can cause severe gastrointestinal disorders (salmonellosis).
According to experts, the disease occurs a few hours to days after the infection and is mainly manifested by sudden onset diarrhea, abdominal pain, malaise and headache.
In some cases, vomiting and mild fever are added.
The symptoms usually go away on their own after a few hours or days.
"Especially pregnant women, small children and people with a weakened immune system can develop serious illnesses as a result of consumption," writes Aldi Süd. (ad)