Product recall: this smoked salmon sold at Leclerc presents health risks

Product recall: this smoked salmon sold at Leclerc presents health risks

For all salmon lovers, lots sold in Leclerc stores are being recalled. This product appears to contain traces of the bacterium Listeria monocytogenes, the agent responsible for listeriosis.

The government site Rappel Conso has launched an alert concerning the recall of batches of vednus salmon from Leclerc. For your health, it is important to follow the recommendations.

Smoked salmon: details of the products concerned

The products subject to recall are as follows:

  • Food / Fishing and aquaculture products WILD SMOKED PACIFIC RED SALMON 4 SLICES – 120G
  • Model or reference: WILD SMOKED PACIFIC RED SALMON 4 SLICES – 120G
    • • GTIN 3564700650394 Lot 01208640 Use-by date 04/19/2024
    • • GTIN 3564700650394 Lot 01208740 Use-by date 04/20/2024
  • Packaging: 120G PACK COMPOSED OF 4 SLICES
  • Marketing date: 03/28/2024
  • End of marketing date: 04/04/2024
  • Storage temperature: Product to be stored in the refrigerator
  • Health mark: FR 29.105.501 CE
  • Geographical sales area: entire Europe
  • Distributors: E.LECLERC

Listeriosis, a disease that can be serious

Smoked salmon and smoked trout from the Fumage Artisanal du Sichon brand have been recalled due to the presence of Listeria bacteria. It is important to be careful and monitor your condition because this bacteria can lead to listeriosis.

According to the government website Rappel Conso: “People who have consumed the “products” mentioned above and who present with fever, isolated or accompanied by headaches, and body aches, are invited to consult their doctor and report this consumption. Serious forms with neurological complications and maternal or fetal damage in pregnant women can also sometimes occur. Pregnant women as well as immunocompromised people and the elderly should be particularly attentive to these symptoms. Listeriosis is a disease that can be serious and has an incubation period of up to eight weeks.

For your health, it is recommended to no longer consume this wild smoked salmon. You can destroy the product or return it to the point of sale before the end date of the procedure: April 22, 2024. The brand offers a refund or exchange as a method of compensation. A contact number has been set up: 0800865286