Dangerous allergens were found in a candy.
The manufacturer has now initiated a recall.
Life-threatening reactions can occur when consumed.
Current recall: * A popular candy is affected.
There is no mandatory labeling for allergens on the packaging.
should not consume the product.
Kassel - Whether chocolate or wine gum: As soon as it comes to
, many go into raptures.
As the trade association “Sweets Global Network” has calculated for 2016, Germans eat around 32 kilos of sweets a year.
But now a
* - consumption can have dangerous consequences.
should be careful now.
The company "Ciloglu Handels GmbH" informs about the
the article "Findikli Pestil 12x300 grams".
According to the company, various best-before dates are affected.
Candy contains peanuts: the manufacturer is now starting a recall
According to the manufacturer, the affected batches
traces of peanuts
This notice was
People who are allergic to peanuts should
therefore never eat
This is reported by the consumer portal produktwarnung.eu.
02/12/2021, 04/20/2021, 07/01/2021 08/14/2021, 10/07/2021, 11/07/2021
This is what the product affected by the recall looks like.
© Screenshot / produktwarnung.eu
Anyone who has already bought the product can return it to the respective shop.
The purchase price will be fully refunded - even without a receipt.
Nationwide recall: Candy was sold across Germany
As merkur.de reports, the
candy was sold
in almost every federal state in Germany * - including
, between three and four percent of people suffer from a food allergy.
The reaction to the respective food, such as the
, shows itself in different ways.
In some people, the
through reactions of the mucous membranes.
Often there is swelling in this area, specifically in the mouth, nose and / or throat area.
Recall for Candy: Allergic reactions can be life threatening
Swelling of the tongue may also occur.
But symptoms can also occur in the gastrointestinal area.
Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and / or flatulence are not uncommon here. Allergic reactions can, however, also express themselves on the skin.
Here especially in eczema, itching and hives.
In some cases, respiratory reactions and shortness of breath can occur.
Here the bronchi sometimes narrow, which is known as allergic asthma.
In extreme cases, anaphylactic shock can lead to a life-threatening situation.
Because a product may contain traces of peanuts, it is currently being recalled (symbol picture).
© Tobias Hase / dpa / picture alliance
Most recently, a product for children and babies was
should never be eaten.
There is an acute risk of injury.
* hna.de and merkur.de are part of the nationwide Ippen digital editorial network.
List of rubric lists: © Tobias Hase / dpa / picture alliance