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About 2,100 cases of 10 oz Classic Hummus have been recalled by the Sabra Dipping Company due to possible salmonella contamination.
The recalled products were produced on Friday, Feb. 10, 2021 between the hours of 6 p.m. and midnight, and they have a “Best Before” date of April 26. The UPC is 300067.
They were distributed in 16 states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida, Indiana, Mississippi, Maine, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, New Jersey, Utah, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.
No illnesses or consumer complaints associated with recalled hummus have been reported to date, according to the company.
For more information, consumers can call Sabra at 1-866-265-6761.
The most common symptoms of salmonella infection are diarrhea, abdominal cramps, and fever within 12 to 72 hours after eating a contaminated product, the FDA said. Most people recover without treatment. In rare circumstances, infection can produce more severe illness and require hospitalization. Older adults, infants, and persons with weakened immune systems are more likely to develop a severe illness. Individuals concerned about an illness should contact their health care provider, the agency said.
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