The products may contain elevated levels of histamine that can produce an allergic reaction called scombroid fish poisoning that may result in symptoms that can generally appear within minutes to several hours after eating the affected fish.
The most common symptoms of histamine or scombroid fish poisoning are tingling or burning sensation in the mouth, facial swelling, rash, hives and itchy skin, nausea, vomiting or diarrhea.
These symptoms usually resolve within several hours without medical intervention.
The following products, which were wholesaled to customers in: Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, new jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas, Utah, Virginia and Wisconsin,, are being recalled:
|Mical Seafood||Tuna Loins AAA 3-5LB IVP||30 LB||Vietnam|
|Mical Seafood||Tuna Loins AAA 5-8LB IVP||30 LB||Vietnam|
|Mical Seafood||Tuna Poke AAA 1.5 cm IVP||10 LB||Vietnam|
|Mical Seafood||Tuna Poke AAA 2cm IVP||10 LB||Vietnam|
|Mical Seafood||Tuna Steaks AAA 4oz, 6oz, 8oz, 10oz IVP||10 LB||Vietnam|
|Mical Seafood||Tuna Steaks AA 4oz, 6oz, 8oz, 10oz IVP||10 LB||Vietnam|
|Mical Seafood||Tuna Ground Meat AAA IVP||10 LB||Vietnam|
|Mical Seafood||Tuna Saku AAA 8-12oz IVP||10 LB||Vietnam|
|Mical Seafood||Tuna Saku AAA 12-16oz IVP||10 LB||Vietnam|
All lots have production dates of April 1 – May 31, 2019, which are on the ends of the Mical brand master cases.
What to do
Customers who purchased the recalled products should not consume them, but returned to the supplier or to Mical Seafood.
Customers with questions or may contact Jennifer Gonzalez or Margarita Alzugaray at (954) 935-0133, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET).