The affected formulas have a number starting with 22 through 37, contain K8, SH, or Z2 and have an expiration date of April 1, 2022 or later. The company has also setup a website where parents can check if their products have been recalled: https://www.similacrecall.com
According to the FDA, symptoms of Cronobacter infection include life-threatening infections like sepsis, meningitis, temperature changes and bowel damage. Salmonella can also cause life-threatening conditions. Other symptoms include fever, abdominal cramps, aches, fever and diarrhea.
If parents or caregivers notice that an infant has those symptoms or has recently consumed those products, the FDA encourages them to contact a health care provider and get medical care immediately.
Please discontinue immediately if your child’s formula is noted on this recall. Please contact our office for an alternative formula recommendation.