The Perrigo company are issuing an urgent warning to consumers who may have purchased their milk-based infant formula after reports that “metal foreign matter” has been found in the product.
The product in question is the Parent's Choice Advantage Infant Formula Milk-Based Powder with Iron, sold at Walmart stores throughout the nation.
Perrigo is issuing a voluntary recall until the situation can be resolved.
The recall was issued after a customer reported that they found the metal objects in the product.
“Perrigo Company plc said the recall affects its 35-ounce, 992-gram containers of Parent’s Choice Advantage Infant Formula Milk-Based Powder with Iron.”
“The company said 23,388 containers are affected by the recall and that they are marked with Lot Code C26EVFV with a ‘use by’ date of Feb. 26, 2021.
“Consumers who purchased the product are advised to stop using it, and to return it to Walmart for a refund.”
Consumers with additional product questions are instructed to contact Perrigo Consumer Affairs at (866) 629-6181.