Posted February 25, 2013

Nutrition Shake Recalled Due To Undeclared Allergen

On February 22, 2013, Herbalife International of America issued a voluntary recall of certain lots of Instant Healthy Meal Nutritional Shake Mix packets which are labeled as dairy-free but may contain trace amounts of milk proteins. This product could cause serious or life-threatening allergic reactions in individuals with an allergy to milk.

Recalled Instant Healthy Meal Nutritional Shake Mix packets were distributed in cartons of 12 packets or as individual-serving packets in the introductory business pack sold exclusively to individual independent distributors in the U.S. from January 16, 2013, through February 16, 2013.

Lot numbers of recalled packets, which can be found on the pressed seal to the right side of the front panel of the Instant Healthy Meal Nutritional Shake Mix packet and at the bottom of the carton, are 133405G10, 133408G10 and 133409G10.

There are no reported illnesses to date.

Independent distributors and their customers that have purchased this product should return the product to Herbalife for an exchange or refund.

See ConsumerLab.com's Review of Protein Powders and Drinks for tests of related products.

See Related Warnings:

Protein Supplement Recalled Due To Undeclared Soy and Milk

Whey Protein Supplements Recalled Due To Undeclared Allergens

Protein Drinks Recalled For Undeclared Milk Source

Recall of Whey Protein Powders Due to Allergens

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