Voluntary Recall of Vega One Nutritional Shake, Chocolate, 15.4 Ounce
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Update, 2018: The Vega One recall is very old and I can’t locate the recall information on the fda website now but you can check the general page to see if there is still info on it. As far as I know there are currently no recalls for Vega One products. FDA recalls
I love it when a company does a voluntary recall. The folks who make Vega One, probably my favorite nutrition shake, discovered that enzymes provided by a third-party affiliate contained trace amounts of chloramphenicol (CAP), a naturally occurring antibiotic. Less than 1% of this ingredient were found but Sequel, the company that makes Vega One Shakes, is doing a recall of all lots containing those enzymes. Furthermore, the FDA reports that Sequel “has taken steps to ensure all future products are CAP-free”