Similac is recalling 8 ounce, 12.4 ounce and 12.9 ounce cans of their powder formula. Lot numbers are located next to the expiration dates on the bottom of the cans. Find a complete list of recalled lot numbers here: http://abbott.vo.llnwd.net/o18/similac/sms/pdf/similac-recall-lot-numbers.pdf . The Similac website also has a module that will search your can numbers for you. Be aware that additional lot numbers are being reported to the website as they are recalled. Beetles were discovered in cans of powdered formula being produced in a Sturgis, Michigan manufacturing facility. A spokesperson for the company reported that once the beetles were found in a can of milk, all production at this location was stopped and the FDA was contacted to initiate the recall.
Check your cans of powdered formula and please pass this information to other parents who may be affected. If you discover you have one or more of the lot numbers listed, you should visit www.similac.com/recall10 or call the company’s consumer hot line, (800) 986-8850, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, for more information.