Company Recalls Baby Wash Due To Possible Infection Causing Bacteria Contamination
July 10, 2018
(NATIONAL) – The Food & Drug Administration says Saje Natural Wellness is warning customers not to use Splish Splash Gentle Baby Wash, 8.5 fl. oz. and 1.7 fl. oz. (found in the Wee and Well Gentle Baby Care Kit) as it may contain the bacteria Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
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Pseudomonas aeruginosais an opportunistic pathogen that causes infection and results in bacteria in the blood, particularly in individuals with compromised immune systems.
The product being recalled can be seen in the graphic at right.
The product is distributed in the United States through Saje retail locations in California, New Jersey, and New York. The product is also distributed through online sales across the United States and internationally.
The FDA says based on routine sample testing, one lot (814020) of Splish Splash Gentle Baby Wash 8.5 fl. oz. was found to contain the bacteria Pseudomonas aeruginosa. There have not been any reported adverse reactions for this product in the United States to date.
As a precautionary measure, consumers who have received or purchased Splish Splash Gentle Baby Wash (Lot# 814020), in any size or format, should return the product to a Saje retail outlet, for a full refund.
The 6 digit lot number is located on the information panel on the back of the product, below the SKU number.
Consumers may also contact the Customer Experience team at Saje Natural Wellness to return the product through prepaid mail, and to receive a full refund. Phone 1-877-275-7253 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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