Another brand of mushrooms has been recalled by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) because of a possible Listeria contamination.
Test results from the CFIA revealed that O'Ya hoho brand 100% Fresh Enoki Mushrooms have been recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes, according to the recall issued on Nov. 21.
The product was distributed in Ontario and Quebec and can be identified by their UPC number 8 57588 00245 8.
CFIA is advising to not consume, use, sell, serve or distribute this recalled product.
What you should do:
- If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, contact your healthcare provider
- Check to see if you have recalled products
- Do not consume, serve, use, sell, or distribute recalled products
- Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the location where they were purchased
What you need to know:
Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick.
How can I tell if I’ve got a Listeria infection?
- Persistent fever
- Muscle aches
- Severe headache
- Neck stiffness.
Pregnant women, the elderly, and people with weakened immune systems are particularly at risk.
Although infected pregnant women may experience only mild, flu-like symptoms, the infection can lead to premature delivery, infection of the newborn or even stillbirth.
In severe cases of illness, people may die, according to the Canadian government.