Recall News! Gerber Voluntarily Recalls a Batch of their Good Start Gentle Formula


Parents who use, or know anyone who use, Gerber Good Start Gentle powdered infant formula must take note of the following recall!

The Gerber Products Company have voluntarily recalled Gerber Good Start Gentle powdered infant formula 23.2 ounce plastic package from batch GXP1684 expiration date of March 5, 2013. You can read the full report by Gerber here but in brief, they state that

“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.”

If you have a container of Gerber Good Start Gentle infant formula from batch GXP1684, then call the Gerber Parents Resource Center at 1800-487-7763 for a replacement. You can find the batch number underneath the container as shown in the photo below.

Gerber are currently working with retailers to ensure that any packages from this batch are pulled off the shelves.

This recall only affects this particular batch, and no other Gerber products.

Please pass this important information on to others!