Similac Formula is recalling 5 millions canisters of formula. The dry formula may contain beetle or larvae, which could cause stomach ache and digestion problems.
Similac Powder infant formulas recalled:
- Certain Similac powder product lines offered in plastic containers.
- Certain Similac powder product lines offered in 8-ounce, 12.4-ounce and 12.9-ounce cans.
Liquid Formula is not affected.
This is an incomplete list of Similac Powder lot numbers: 87932T20, 88117T26, 78208T2, 88136T20, 91433t20, 800-986-8850, 800-545-5216, 800-515-7677, 800-986-8800, 847-937-6100, (847) 935-8865, (847)935-3456, 66128RB6, 61251 RB6, 61347RB, 84314 RB, 85454 T2, 86580 T20, 88137T20 and 90372T20.
Find out if your formula is part of the recall, go to www.similac.com/recall/lookup, and type the lot number or call (800) 986-8850.
Updated: 9-23-10 The website is working much better today, look up your specific product.
How to get reimbursed for Recalled Similac
The quickest way is to return the affected product to your place of purchase. If you want to return this to Abbott, please fill out the form on Abbott Website and allow 4-6 weeks for reimbursement*.