Recalled Stocks of Calcium Supplement Brand CalChews (Chocolate Flavor)

Recalled Stocks of Calcium Supplement Brand CalChews (Chocolate Flavor) -- Local drug company Pascual Consumer Healthcare Corporation, a subsidiary of Pascual Laboratories ordered the recall of one of its calcium-supplement products under the brand CalChews (chocolate flavor). If you are a consumer of the said supplement, you should coordinate with the nearest satellite office of the company to avoid any possible health related consequences. It has been found out that some of the stocks of the said item are contaminated due to microbial presence.
President of Pascual Consumer healthcare corporation, Ricky Rivera said in a press statement:
In keeping with Pascual Consumer Healthcare Corp.’s commitment to serve with integrity and to guarantee the quality of our products, we are implementing, as a precautionary measure, the voluntary product recall of CalChews chocolate variant bearing the lot numbers 382BWA and 382BWB due to findings of microbial presence
Rivera assured the consumers that further tests conducted on the other batches of CalChews did not reveal similar microbial contamination.

A directive to stop the release of the CalChews stocks was made on October 25 (Thurs), while the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) was informed about the product recall on October 29 (Mon).
As you may know, CalChews is a health supplement product that is manufactured in the US but packed, labeled and distributed in the Philippines through Pascual Lab.

Be safe everyone!

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