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Posted January 31, 2015

Protein Powder Recalled Due to Food Poisoning Risk

On January 30, 2015, Aloha, Inc. issued a voluntary recall of all packages of Premium Protein powder blends in chocolate and vanilla because they have the potential to be contaminated with Staphylococcus enterotoxin .

Staphylococcus enterotoxins is an organism which can cause staphylococcal food poisoning. Symptoms include nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramping, and in more severe cases, headache, muscle cramping and changes in blood pressure or pulse.

Recalled Aloha Premium Protein powder chocolate and vanilla blends were distributed nationwide from November 2014 through January 2015 via online sales, and in the New York area in a limited number of retail stores. All sizes are being recalled, including 14-serving sized steel tins and single-serving sized pouches (which may be in kits that contain other products not affected by the recall).

Consumers who have purchased these products should discontinue use immediately. The are also asked to complete the refund form found online at Aloharecall.com, and return the product and its original packaging for further examination.

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

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For more information about this recall, use the link below.