REPORT IT NOW
I am reporting:
Please select at least one of the options
Please fill in incident place
Did you also consume (in the past 7 days):
Get alerts for your case
Provide a contact email
Please provide email or phone
Without your contact information it's not possible to follow up on your complaint. Please provide your email. Thank you 🙂
Please accept our Terms & Conditions
Protect friends & family
Provide a contact phone number
This makes it easier to follow up - especially if there is some urgency e.g. in a public health investigation. THANK YOU 👍
Add video or photo!
We Recommend video or photos of:
  1. The receipt
  2. The product
  3. The packaging
Add Photo/Video
Email or SMS a copy of report
Enter below to get emailed or SMS a copy of your report
Please provide email or phone
Please provide email or phone
Thanks for your report.
Get location based notifications
IMPORTANT

Your report is queued - it may take up to 12 hours for your report to be processed.

Report by
Loading...
Please provide location
Please provide location
Please provide report title
Please provide details
Please accept our Terms & Conditions
Get alerts and updates for your case! Your contact information is not shown on the website.

This information is not shown on the website. We can notify you of updates, and may contact you for more information to help resolve or follow up on your issue.

or
Please provide email or phone
Thank you for your report!

IMPORTANT - YOUR REPORT IS QUEUED - IT MAY TAKE UP TO 12 HOURS FOR YOUR REPORT TO SHOW ON OUR HOME PAGE (IF NOT OPTED AS PRIVATE)

Visit our learn pages for more helpful information or, email us: support@iwaspoisoned.com

Goodbye! and best wishes in your recovery

El Pollo Loco, Howe Avenue, Sacramento, CA, USA

Latest report: November 30, 2023 11:48 AM
NG

Nausea, Diarrhea, Vomiting, Fever, Headache, Dehydration

2 months ago

I eat only one meal a day and last night that was a Pollo Bowl. It tasted off but I thought it was maybe new seasonings. Today at 3am I woke up to a horrible case of diarrhea. By 4:30 a headache came. I felt cold, clamy... See More and dehydrated with no fever. A little after 8am, I got up and moving around. This triggered an epic bout of vomiting. This lasted for about 10 minutes. The diarrhea continued until after 8:30am. It's currently 8:50 and I don't think these symptoms are completely gone. | Symptoms: Nausea, Diarrhea, Vomiting, Fever, Headache, Dehydration See Less
577


Related Reports

Closure Date: 02/13/2024

Reasons:
- An inspector found live roaches in an area around the dishwasher. Roaches carry bacteria. When the inspector checked knives that were supposed to be clean, he found food debris stuck to them. Additionally, dried food debris was found on a can opener,... See More that should have been free of debris.

- In the walk-in cooler, two pounds of salsa were out of date and had exceeded their potential wholesomeness by several days.

- Finally, a box of chicken was found stored on the floor in the walk-in freezer. It should have been put on shelves to protect it from potential contamination.

Source: wate.com
See Less
52


My chicken was not cooked right I had diarrhea
Yesterday I went to Pollo loco to buy chicken for my family for dinner and some pieces were not cook right? They were all pink and red with blood. This was on the location of vanowen and Reseda. | Symptoms: Diarrhea See Less
468


Got a chicken bowl from el pollo loco on 2/14 and was throwing up 12 hours later. Felt extremely sick. | Symptoms: Nausea, Vomiting See Less
600


I ate the chicken nachos but substituted the meat for extra chips. The ingredients may not have been fresh, such as the queso, sour cream, and guacamole. After about 40 mins of eating them, I started vomiting constantly and have diarrhea. | Symptoms: Diarrhea, Vomiting See Less
1.1K


Suspected food poisoning. Symptoms: Diarrhea, Nausea, Cramps, Chills
Suspected source: Watermelon, rotisserie chicken, or hamburger
Onset: 4 to 12 hours
Duration: 12 to 24 hours
Sick: 2 people
Additional information: The rotisserie chicken, watermelon, and hamburger were all from Costco.
The hamburger was thoroughly cooked, so not... See More likely source, but still listing it.
The chicken is the second least likely, because we had consumed part of it earlier with no I'll effects. Listing it to be thorough.
The watermelon is the most likely cause, since I had eaten more is that than my husband, and my illness was much more severe. The watermelon was one of a two pack, mini watermelon. Sold as "Pure❤️Heart, The Original Mini,", by the producer, Dulcinea Farms, in Guatemala. | Symptoms: Diarrhea, Nausea, Cramps, Chills
See Less
146


I had a Mexican pizza last night after the 3rd bite it tasted like something else was on it, a bland powder taste and I have been violently sick since. | Symptoms: Nausea, Diarrhea See Less
580


48 Hours Food Poisoning after eating here on valentines day. I ate the penne rosa with the parmesan crusted chicken. I had a 103 degree fever the next day that lasted for 4 hours. Vomitting and Diarrhea didn't stop until 2 days after and stomach cramping is... See More still happening 4 days later. Worst case of food poisoning Ive ever experienced. | Symptoms: Nausea, Diarrhea, Vomiting, Fever See Less
577


Suspected food poisoning. Symptoms: Severe flatulence
Suspected source: Eating 7 11 pizza for 8 months everyday
Onset: Right away
Duration: 12 to 24 hours
Sick: 2 people
Additional information: I have severe flatulence after eating the pizza cooked there in the store. Comes frozen and then sits... See More on the shelf refrigerated section. | Symptoms: Flatulence See Less
577


Recent Interesting Reports

Taylor Farms Retail is voluntarily recalling its Mexican Style Street Corn Chopped Salad Kit, sold at Costco, due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination in the Cotija Cheese, an ingredient in the salad kit. The cheese recall was initiated by Rizo Lopez Foods, Inc, the producer and supplier.... See More

The recalled product is the Taylor Farms Mexican Style Street Corn Chopped Salad Kit (Costco Item #1785678) sold between January 12, 2024, and February 6, 2024.

Do not consume the Mexican Style Street Corn Salad Kit. You may return it to a Costco warehouse to obtain a full refund. The issue was discovered following a voluntary recall initiated by Rizo Lopez Foods, Inc, who produces and supplies the cheese products used in the salad kit.

In case you are experiencing Listeria monocytogenes symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain, and diarrhea, it is important to report it. It can help to detect & resolve outbreaks early and prevent others from being harmed, and it enables better surveillance. If symptoms persist, seek medical care.

Source: customerservice.costco.ca
See Less
84


Bành Pia brand Hopia Cake is being recalled from the marketplace because it contains eggs that are not declared on the label. This product was distributed in Ontario and Quebec.

- Affected products:
Brand: Bành Pia, Product: Hopia Cake - Mung Bean-Durian, Size: 480 g, UPC: 8... See More 936014 318942, Codes: Best By: 06 MR 24

Check to see if you have recalled products; do not consume recalled products to which you are allergic or sensitive as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction; and do not serve, use, sell, or distribute recalled products.

Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the location where they were purchased.

In case you experience harm from allergens or undeclared ingredients, it is important to report it. It can help to detect & resolve issues and prevent others from being harmed, and it enables better surveillance. If symptoms persist, seek medical care.

Company name: Lqnn, Inc.
Brand name: Bành Pia
Product recalled: Hopia Cake
Reason of the recall: Issue Food - Allergen - Egg
CFIA Recall date: 2024-02-15

Source: recalls-rappels.canada.ca
See Less


Ordered spicy chicken burger for my daughter and I got a beef burger, the chicken was pink and grey coloured so she only ate half but knew something was off with the burger. Fast forward few hours later and was vomiting with fever , today doctor put... See More her on both fluid and antibiotic drip in hotel room, she’s extremely poorly.. | Symptoms: Vomiting, Fever See Less
21


On 2/1/24, I ordered a 16oz guacamole along with my order. This was my first and only meal of the day. As soon as I took a few bites of the guacamole, my stomach felt queasy. I put it in the fridge. A few hours later, I... See More took it out and ate a little more. Same result ending in violent vomiting. I ate less than 6oz. I am still nauseated as I type this. I will be throwing the rest away. | Symptoms: Nausea, Vomiting See Less
162


My son was sick with diarrhea yesterday. I was sick today. The only food we ate in common were the Rice Krispie Treats mini squares UPC 3800029293 | Symptoms: Diarrhea See Less
8


Suspected food poisoning. Symptoms: Diarrhea, Nausea, Stomach Pain, Headache
Suspected source: Panda Express - noodles with black pepper chicken and side of Cream Cheese Rangoon. Chili sauce & sweet & sour sauce
Onset: Right away
Duration: 4 to 12 hours
Sick: Me
Additional information: I also had... See More non stop belching with the stomach pains | Symptoms: Diarrhea, Nausea, Stomach Pain, Headache See Less
63


Today, February 16th, 2024 - Went to bar for to-go sandwiches, bartender didn’t know menu, so when we ordered a chicken sandwich he said they didn’t have it, an owner!manager corrected him. We ordered the chicken sandwich and a Cubano. He presented the bill, which showed only... See More one sandwich, he said that’s how they do it, I said but we wanted 2 sandwiches. So he re-ordered it, and presented the correct bill, which had a 20% gratuity, I signed and did not leave any additional tip (this was a to-go order). He took back the receipt and read it immediately and his face became different. We waited for our sandwiches, said thank you and left. The bartender did not respond. I became nauseous 4-5 hours after eating half my Cubano and vomited 4 times. 🤮🤮🤮🤮 I had eaten nothing for many hours before or after. | Symptoms: Nausea, Vomiting See Less
57


Suspected food poisoning. Symptoms: Diarrhea, Nausea, Vomiting, Stomach Pain, Cramps, Headache
Suspected source: Food at fogo de Chão
Onset: 4 to 12 hours
Duration: other: Still dealing with it. Been over 12 hours
Sick: Not sure
Additional Information: My party was definitely poisoned at Fogo de Chao... See More in Chicago | Symptoms: Diarrhea, Nausea, Vomiting, Stomach Pain, Cramps, Headache See Less
1.6K


We ate at the restaurant around 6am there were three of us and last night all three of us had diarrhea and vomiting all night. | Symptoms: Nausea, Diarrhea, Vomiting See Less
11


Last 30 days