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FDA Investigation of Cronobacter Infections from Powdered Infant Formula

Do not use recalled Similac, Alimentum, or EleCare powdered infant formulas produced at Abbott Nutrition’s Sturgis, MI, facility

Investigation Information
FDA encourages importation of safe infant formula and other flexibilities to further increase availability

Update on Infant Formula Supplies

FDA is providing flexibility for manufacturers to increase infant formula supplies while protecting the health of infants. It will exercise enforcement discretion with respect to specific infant formula products to increase infant formula supplies in the United States.

Companies Receiving Enforcement Discretion

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