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Allergy Alert: Whey Protein for Undisclosed Allergens

Prolab Nutrition is recalling some of its protein products after realizing that the package labeling did not reveal the presence of milk and/or wheat, allergens that could cause the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction in people with allergies or severe sensitivity.

The recalled products containing undeclared milk and wheat/gluten:

 

— PROLAB® Pure Whey, Milk Chocolate, 5 lb. (V3) UPC 750902201929

— PROLAB® Pure Whey, Vanilla Créme, 2 lb. (V3) UPC 750902201875

— PROLAB® Pure Whey, Wild Strawberry, 5 lb. (V3) UPC 750902201936

— PROLAB® Pure Whey, Wild Strawberry, 2 lb. (V3) UPC 750902101557

   

The recalled products containing undeclared wheat/gluten:

 

— PROLAB® Advanced Pure Whey Protein, Milk Chocolate, 2 lb. (V3) 750902201301

— PROLAB® Advanced Pure Whey Protein, Vanilla Créme, 2 lb. (V3) 750902201349

— PROLAB® Advanced Pure Whey Protein, Wild Strawberry, 2 lb. (V3) 750902201271

— PROLAB® Pure Whey, Milk Chocolate, 2 lb. (V3)

PROLAB® Pure Whey, Milk Chocolate, 16 g Sample Packet 750902201882

— PROLAB® Pure Whey, Vanilla Créme, 5 lb. (V3)

PROLAB® Pure Whey, Vanilla Créme, 16 g Sample Packet 750902201912

— PROLAB® Pure Whey, Wild Strawberry, 16 g Sample Packet

 

— PROLAB® Whey Isolate Protein, Milk Chocolate, 2 lb. (V3) 750902201851

— PROLAB® Whey Isolate Protein, Vanilla Créme, 2 lb. (V3) 750902201813

— PROLAB® Whey Isolate Protein, Wild Strawberry, 2 lb. (V3) 750902201837

The recalled products were distributed internationally — by retail stores, mail order, and direct delivery — in the following states, provinces, and countries: Alabama; California; Connecticut; Florida; Georgia; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Missouri; Montana; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York; North Carolina; Ohio; Oklahoma; Pennsylvania; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Vermont; Virginia; Washington; West Virginia; Wyoming; Ontario, Canada; Australia; Malaysia; and Russia.

Consumers may return the recalled products — used or un-used — to the place of purchase for a full refund. For more information or any questions contact the parent company (Natrol) by emailing customer-service@natrol.com or by calling the U.S. toll-free consumer relations line at 1-800-262-8765 from 5:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Pacific Standard Time.

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