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03/09/2012 - Gerber Products Company voluntarily withdraws a specific batch of Gerber Good Start Formula

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Gerber Voluntarily Withdraws a Specific Batch of Gerber® Good

Start® Infant Formula and Offers Replacement Product to

Consumers

Contact:
Consumer:
Gerber Parents Resource Center
1-800-487-7763

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - March 8, 2012 – Gerber Products Company is proactively retrieving and offering a replacement to consumers who purchased Gerber® Good Start® Gentle powdered infant formula 23.2 ounce plastic package from batch GXP1684 expiration date of March 5, 2013.

The product poses no health or safety risk. However, this product might have an off-odor noticeable to some consumers. In some cases spit-up and other gastrointestinal complaints have been reported.

Consumers who have the product with the batch code and expiration date above should contact the Gerber Parents Resource Center at 1-800-487-7763 for replacement. Additionally, Gerber is working with retailers to retrieve any remaining product from this batch.

Please note, this is limited to only one Gerber® Good Start® Gentle powder manufacturing code, and no other Gerber® or Gerber® Good Start® products are affected or involved.

At Gerber, the safety and quality of our products is our top priority. If parents or caregivers have questions, Gerber is here for them. They can call the Parents Resource Center anytime, day or night, at 1-800-487-7763.

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