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    Chow Mein could be the source of food poisoning. Improper preparation of the meat or vegetables could result in E.coli or Salmonella infections. In 2017, 20 students in India fell ill after consuming Chow Mein which was contaminated with bacteria. Stomach cramping and vomiting were the symptoms experienced.

    Last updated: December 5, 2022

    Product: Chow Mein

    My husband and I ordered a meal to share on December 4, 2022. We had broccoli beef and orange chicken with egg rolls and chow mein. We ate it at home at about 6 pm and went to bed between 8-9 pm. I woke up with explosive diarrhea, a headache, & nausea. My husband woke up with a headache & nausea. | Symptoms: Nausea, Diarrhea, Headache See Less

    Ate orange chicken, Beijing beef and the expensive steak one with chow mein and within 20 minutes had severe diarrhea. | Symptoms: Diarrhea See Less

    Fiancé and I got our usual plate and bowl. After consuming it we both felt stuffed and as if something was not sitting right with our stomach. We both went to bed feeling off. This morning my lady stayed home from work with chills, headache, and diarrhea.... See More My stomach has always been a little stronger but received a terrible stomach ache with tiredness. Both believe it was the chow mein. We’ll stick to home cooking on a Sunday. | Symptoms: Nausea, Diarrhea, Headache, Chills, Fatigue, Stomach Pain See Less

    Suspected food poisoning. Symptoms: Diarrhea,Fever,Stomach Pain,Chills,Headache
    Suspected source: chow mein
    Onset: I was OK at first
    Duration: 2-3 days
    Sick: 2 of 3
    Additional information: N / A | Symptoms: Diarrhea, Fever, Stomach Pain, Chills, Headache See Less

    Had a chicken chow mein ready meal on Friday. Its had 3 days life spam on it. The packets top plastic was slightly bulging but in date and refrigerated correctly. And cooked for longer than suggested as ive always done that.Have been very ill from this and... See More being ill already with diabetes and a ileostomy (stoma) it's nearly put me in the hospital | Symptoms: Nausea, Diarrhea, Vomiting See Less

    My mother and i ordered the Mixed Vegetable Chow Mein around 730pm or so Sunday evening. We both woke up and have been vomiting since 1:30am. | Symptoms: Nausea, Diarrhea, Vomiting See Less

    I got orange chicken and chow mein from there, ate half of it and instantly got sick on 10-28-22. | Symptoms: Nausea, Diarrhea, Vomiting See Less

    I picked up some food after work on October 25, 2022; I ordered a plate of double honey walnut shrimp and chow mein. I was in and out of sleep all night with stomach pain and the next morning before leaving for work I began to horrible... See More diarrhea and has lasted to the next day. The only other food that ate that day was a cinnamon coffee cake from Starbucks so I know I got sick from here. | Symptoms: Nausea, Diarrhea, Stomach Pain See Less

    Got teriyaki chicken and chow mein. Ate a good portion before I realized that some of the larger, thicker pieces of chicken were pink in the center. One day later, I felt nauseous. | Symptoms: Nausea See Less

    I got sick after eating Chow Mein, 10/21/22 I ate chow mein from here. Only chow mein, and i got soo sick. I fell asleep after i ate dinner, and woke up more sick than id ever been in my life. I immediately started puking, couldnt stop.... See More Puked everything i drank up, for over 4 hours. Puked every 10 minutes for hours and thought i was going to die. Every-time i got sick,i felt weaker and more dehydrated, the worst part, i cant move right now im so weak. I really needed to go to er and get an iv in me but i cant move. As soon as i gather the strength thats where im going. I was up the entire night of the 21st into the 22 , getting sick. Now its the 23rd
    Which i stopped puking probably 6 am the 22nd. I just have no energy to move because Im so dehydrated. | Symptoms: Nausea, Vomiting, Dehydration, Weakness
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