EAST HANOVER, NJ (WCBD) – The snack company Mondelez International LLC voluntarily recalls Ritz Cracker sandwiches and Ritz Bitz for salmonella fears.
This includes products distributed across the United States, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. The recall includes Ritz cheese products and a full list of affected products can be found here.
According to a press release from Mondelez International LLC, these products contain whey powder as an ingredient that is the source of whey powder due to Salmonella is a microorganism that is severe and sometimes fatal in young children, the frail or elderly and others with weakened immune systems Can cause infections.
In the publication, Mondelez says, " In healthy individuals infected with Salmonella fever, bloody diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain are common Salmonella the onset of the organism lead to the circulation of blood and the production of more serious diseases such as arterial infections (ie infected aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis. "
The company says they have not received any complaints This recall is one Precaution based on the recall of the whey powder supplier. Those who have these products should not eat and throw them away. Questions can be addressed to Mondelez International at 1-844-366-1171.