Wieners recalled due to possible Listeria contamination: CFIA

Nov 27 2019, 7:12 am

Lafleur brand Original Wieners are being recalled from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

No one should not consume the recalled product described below, which has been sold in Quebec, Ontario, and the Northwest Territories.

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There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product. Still, you should check to see if you have the recalled product in your home. If you do, they should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle aches, severe headache, and neck stiffness.

Pregnant women, the elderly, and people with weakened immune systems are particularly at risk. Although infected pregnant women may experience only mild, flu-like symptoms, the infection can lead to premature delivery, infection of the newborn, or even stillbirth.

In severe cases of illness, people may die.

This recall was triggered by the company. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to further recalls. If other high-risk products are recalled, the public will be notified through updated Food Recall Warnings.

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