Jif Peanut Butter Products Recalled Due to Salmonella Concerns – NBC New York (47)

JM Smucker Co. issued a voluntary recall of select Jif peanut butter products sold in the US and Canada on Saturday due to possible salmonella contamination.

Why is Jif Peanut Butter being recalled?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration They said they are investigating reports of at least 14 people getting sick from the products in 12 states, while two were hospitalized. No deaths have been reported.

The recalled peanut butter products have been distributed across the country in retail stores and other outlets. The states that have reported cases of salmonella are Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Massachusetts, Missouri, Ohio, North Carolina, New York, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, and Washington.

How to check if your peanut butter has been recalled?

Look at the area on the peanut butter jar where it says the “best if used by” date on the label. Just below that, you will see a series of numbers. Those are the batch codes. Recalled products include the following products with lot codes 1274425 – 2140425.

The FDA recommends that those in possession of these potentially contaminated products dispose of them immediately.

What types of Jif peanut butter are recalled?

The full list of recalled products is as follows (Please note: recalled products include lot codes 1274425 – 2140425 as shown above).

  • JIF 16 ONZAS CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150025516
  • JIF 40 ONZAS NATURAL CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER5150007565
  • JIF 3/4 ONZAS PEANUT BUTTER PLASTIC CASE5150008051
  • JIF .64 ONZAS NATURAL PEANUT BUTTER PLASTIC CASE5150008058
  • JIF 96 COUNT NATURAL PEANUT BUTTER TO GO CASE5150021889
  • JIF 36 COUNT CREAMY JIF PEANUT TO GO CASE5150024114
  • JIF 8 COUNT CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER TO GO5150024130
  • JIF 8 COUNT CREAMY PBTR TO GO5150024136
  • JIF 4.5 ONZAS CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TO GO5150024137
  • JIF 54 ONZAS CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TO GO 36 PACK5150024143
  • JIF 28 ONZAS CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER 5150024163
  • JIF 96 COUNT CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TO GO 5150024170
  • JIF 54 ONZAS NATURAL CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TO GO 36 PACK5150024174
  • JIF 28 ONZAS CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER5150024177
  • JIF 40 ONZAS NATURAL HONEY 5150024182
  • JIF 12 ONZAS CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER5150024191
  • JIF 12 ONZAS NATURAL CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TO GO — 5150024307
  • JIF 40 ONZAS NATURAL CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER5150024321
  • JIF 28 ONZAS NATURAL CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER5150024322
  • JIF 4 POUNDS CAN CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150024331
  • JIF 96 ONZAS NATURAL CREAMY TWINPACK5150024404
  • JIF 15.5 ONZAS NO ADDED SUGAR PEANUT BUTTER5150024540
  • JIF 13 ONZAS SQUEEZABLE POUCH 5150024545
  • JIF 13 ONZAS SQUEEZABLE POUCH5150024545
  • JIF 13 ONZAS NATURAL SQUEEZE POUCH5150024572
  • JIF 13 ONZAS NATURAL SQUEEZE POUCH 5150024572
  • JIF 80 ONZAS CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TWIN PACK5150024769
  • JIF 80 ONZAS CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER TWIN PACK — 5150024776
  • JIF 40 ONZAS REDUCED FAT CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150025499
  • JIF 16 ONZAS CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150025516
  • JIF 16 OZ REDUCED FAT CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150025518
  • JIF 16 ONZAS CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER5150025537
  • JIF 80 ONZAS NATURAL CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TWIN PACK5150025542
  • JIF 16 ONZAS NATURAL CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER5150025565
  • JIF 16 ONZAS NATURAL CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER5150025574
  • JIF 16 ONZAS NATURAL CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER HONEY 5150025578
  • JIF 40 ONZAS CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER5150072001
  • JIF 40 ONZAS CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER5150072002
  • JIF TO GO 8 PACK 250 GRAM CREAMY 5150075007
  • JIF 46.5 ONZAS NO ADDED SUGAR PEANUT BUTTER 5150041418
  • JIF 1.1 ONZAS PORTION CONTROL PEANUT BUTTER 120 COUNT5150092100
  • JIF 96 ONZAS CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TWIN PACK 5150024705
  • JIF 28 ONZAS CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150024177
  • JIF 12 ONZAS CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER INTERNATIONAL5150008026
  • JIF 16 ONZAS CREAMY OMEGA 3 PEANUT BUTTER 5150025530
  • JIF 96 ONZAS CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER TWIN PACK5150024706
  • JIF 96 ONZAS CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TWIN PACK 5150024705
  • JIF 16 ONZAS CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER 5150025537

Salmonella can cause a wide variety of symptoms, which can lead to serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.

Patients are advised to call a doctor immediately if they experience:

  • Diarrhea and a fever over 102 degrees
  • bloody diarrhea
  • vomiting
  • Signs of dehydration, including a dry mouth and throat and dizziness when standing up.

Consumers who have questions or wish to report adverse reactions should visit the jif’s website or call 800-828-9980 Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm Eastern time.

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