Canada food recall warning

Montana brand frozen strawberries recalled due to Hepatitis A

As of April 14, Groupe Adonis Inc. is recalling Montana brand frozen strawberries from the marketplace due to possible Hepatitis A contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold exclusively from Adonis markets in Quebec and Ontario.

Recalled product
Brand NameCommon Name
Size Code(s) on Product
Montana Strawberry
1 kgAll codes purchased on or before April 14, 2018 6222000401487

What you should do
If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

According to, food contaminated with Hepatitis A virus may not look or smell spoiled. Consumption of food contaminated with this virus may cause hepatitis and produce a self-limited disease that does not result in chronic infection or chronic liver disease. The illness is usually mild and starts about 15 to 50 days after the contaminated food is eaten.

It generally goes away by itself in a week or two, although it can last up to 6 months in some people. It can cause inflammation of the liver, and symptoms may include fever, low appetite, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, muscle aches, and yellowing in the whites of the eyes and the skin (jaundice).

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