Update-Allergy Alert: Undeclared
Milk Protein in Gold Choice Brand Instant Tongkat
Ali Ginseng Coffee Premix
July 25, 2006
warning issued on July 21, 2006 has been expanded
to include additional information on product distribution.
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is
warning people with allergies to milk protein
not to consume Gold Choice brand Instant Tongkat
Ali Ginseng Coffee Premix. It contains milk protein
not declared on the label.
The affected product, is sold in
a 400 g package which contains 20 g X 20 sachets
and bears the UPC 9 556555 000275. All batch codes
are affected by this alert. This product has been
distributed in British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba,
Saskatchewan, Quebec, and may have been distributed
There have been no reported illnesses
associated with the consumption of this product.
Consumption of this product may cause a serious
or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies
to milk protein.
For more information, consumers
and industry can call the CFIA at 1-800-442-2342/TTY
1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern
time, Monday to Friday).
For information on milk protein,
one of the nine most common food allergens, visit
the Food Allergens web page at www.inspection.gc.ca/english/fssa/labeti/allerg/allerge.shtml.
For information on receiving recalls
by electronic mail, or for other food safety facts,
visit our web site at www.inspection.gc.ca.