May 15, 2015
Natural Creations Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk Ingredient in Dietary Supplement New Zealand Colostrum
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall for Natural Creations New Zealand Colostrum of Woodbine, Iowa. Natural Creations of Woodbine, IA is recalling a small quantity of Natural Creations New Zealand Colostrum because the label does not inform consumers that the product is milk-based. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk protein run the risk of serious allergic reaction if they consume this product.
No illnesses have been reported to date. Natural Creations was notified of potential risk from a contract manufacturer. New Zealand Colostrum was distributed in AR, GA, IA, ID, IL, KS, LA, MI, MN, NC, ND, NE, NV, TX, VA, and WY principally through retail stores. The product is packaged in a white, plastic container containing 120 capsules. The affected lot numbers are 1112301 and 3102914. UPC code is 877730001016.
The "lot number" is located directly below the supplement box on the label. Natural Creations has already notified retailers to stop sale of the affected lots of the product. Consumers who have purchased Natural Creations New Zealand Colostrum are urged to return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-877-647-1601 Monday - Friday, from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (CST).
The full recall can be found at: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm447054.htm.