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Posted June 7, 2012
Recall of Digestive Health Supplement Due to Salmonella Concern
On June 4, 2012, Botanical Laboratories of Ferndale, WA announced the recall of 38 bottles of 33.8 oz Wellese "Digestive 3 in 1 Health " liquid dietary supplement and 275 bottles of 16 oz. Wellese "Digestive Health 3 in 1" liquid dietary supplement, because a supplier of one of the ingredients has indicated the ingredient has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience : fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. In rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such as arterial infections (i.e., infected aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis.