Gerber recalls baby formula due to odor problem

March 9, 2012 2:27:34 PM PST
Parents who have bought a certain baby formula may want to take Gerber up on their offer to replace it, even though it doesn't pose a health risk.

Gerber Products Company is 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.

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.