The FDA is warning consumers against consuming Apricot Power products because of the presence of the toxic compound amygdalin, which can lead to cyanide poisoning.

Following receipt of a complaint and sample results, the Food and Drug Administration notified Apricot Power of the results and initial concerns. On May 8

Continue Reading Company refuses to recall apricot products despite FDA warning of possible cyanide poisoning

Sungiven Foods Canada Inc. is recalling One Tang brand bitter apricot kernels from the marketplace because of the natural toxin amygdalin, which can cause cyanide poisoning.

The recalled product has been sold in British Columbia. The problem was found when the Canadian Food Inspection Agency tested the product.

There is
Continue Reading Concerns about cyanide poisoning prompt recall of apricot kernels

Advantage Health Matters Inc. is recalling Organic Traditions brand dried bitter apricot kernels from retailers nationwide in Canada because of excessive levels of a natural toxin that can cause cyanide poisoning.

Some of the apricot pits do not expire until December this year, according to a recall notice posted by
Continue Reading Apricot kernels with excessive levels of toxin recalled; cyanide risk cited