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Product: Pepperoni



Persons Reported Sick Last 7 Days

Papa John's Pizza, Alpharetta, GA, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting
“So I ordered 3 medium pizzas yesterday, 1 pepperoni, 2 sausage. My family and I consumed the pizza and as soon as we ate the pizza we all felt sick. Within an hour we all had diarreah and my son and I had to vomit. I have a family of... See More 4 my husband and I and our 2 children.
Reported By User
|3 people found this review helpful

Kroger, Cincinnati, OH, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Other
“I am in Cincinnati and ate pepperoni pizza rolls I had just purchased. I was sick within a few hours. ”
Reported By User

Totino's party pizza, Walmart Supercenter, John Wayland Highway, Harrisonburg, VA, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea
“Totinos party pizza, pepperoni. Happened maybe 2 hours after I ate ”
Reported By User

Little Caesars Pizza, East 10th Street, Indianapolis, IN, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting
“Ate 3 slices of most best pepperoni pizza for dinner. Felt nausea when I went to bed. Woke up at 6am vomiting and diarrhea shortly after ”
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QuikTrip, 9025 Johnson Dr, Merriam, KS 66202, United States

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Vomiting Stomach Pain
Pepperoni pizza Bought the pizza at 830pm last night and 2 hours later my 7 year old started vomiting and me and my wife were getting stomach aches it worries us because of the pandemic happening now ”
Reported By User

Pequod's Pizza, 2207 N Clybourn Ave , Chicago, Il, USA

Type: Report
“Report date: Mar 12, 2020
8. Hands clean & properly washed
- comments: observed employee behind bar area with gloved hands touching non-food items,from open floor door for the basement,replacing empty paper roll,changing paper towels,than observed without chancing gloves nor handwashing picked-up a glass and start to fill with ice... See More at ice bin. Also observed an employee at prep line with gloved hands pulled-up his pants and continue prepping by picking up condiment with same glove. No handwashing nor changing of the gloves. Discussed issue with manager in charge, presently problem solved, observed employee washing hands accordingly. Priority violation:7-38-010,citation issued

10. Adequate handwashing sinks properly supplied and accessible
- comments: second floor bar handwashing sink not accessible for proper handwashing. Blocked by ice bin. Pop gun sprayer installed under the bar counter top which covers the accessibility for handwashing. Also observed cut slice of lemon and ice inside said sink. Instructed to remove ice bin,gun sprayer or relocate mentioned sink. Handwashing sink must be accessible at all times only for handwashing. Priority foundation violation:7-38-030(c),citation issued.

22. Proper cold holding temperatures
- comments: found tcs food at improper temperature stored inside the prep cooler:7 pounds of cooked sausage patties at temp of 56. 3f; 5 pounds pepperoni at temp of 45. 5f to 46. 7f. Tcs food stored in the walk-in cooler: 10 pounds of blanched strip peppers at temp of 51. 1f to 52. 3f;5 pounds of cooked links sausage at temp of 47. 1f; 5 pounds of cooked italian beef at temp of 49. 8f; 7 pounds of cooked pasta portioned in bags at temp of 50f to 51f; cooked sausage patties at temp of 47. 8f to 49f. 5 pounds of home made ranch dressing at temp of 53f; and 80 pounds of raw sausage at temp of 51. 5f, 53f and 56. 8f. Cold food must maintain temp of 41f and below. Food discarded by manager and employee. Priority violation:7-38-005, citation issued.

33. Proper cooling methods used; adequate equipment for temperature control
- comments: display cooler prep cooler in the kitchen at air temp of 48. 7f to 50f,their own thermometers showed inadequate temperature. Also found walk-in cooler air temp of 46. 7f. Cold units must maintain temp of 41f and below. Tagged unit (prep cooler) 'held for inspection'. Do not use. By the time i left walk-in cooler reached air temp 43f. On 3-13-2020 prep cooler replaced. Presently air temp of 39. 2f. Un-tagged unit. Continue to monitor

38. Insects, rodents, & animals not present
- comments: remove dead roaches from under the low temp dish machine(south-east corner)

38. Insects, rodents, & animals not present
- comments: screen door at rear prep area not protected gaps and holes between door and door frame,must repair/replace with a thigh fit to frame

47. Food & non-food contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed & used
- comments: grimed wood under the low temp dish machine must be replace with a smooth cleanable and non-absorbent material

49. Non-food/food contact surfaces clean
- comments: grime and dust on equipment and coolers(included reach-in cooler in storage at 2209-2211 n clybourn). Grease build up inside the deep fryers in the kitchen. Clean and maintain

54. Garbage & refuse properly disposed; facilities maintained
- comments: outside waste oil receptacle with grease on top the lid, instructed to clean and maintain

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: debris and grimes under equipment throughout the kitchen,inside the walk-in cooler included walk-in cooler at 2209-2211 n clybourn storage area,and premises. All storage areas,hot water storage and second floor area throughout.

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: broken wood floor inside the hot water tank,repair/replace. Surface must be smooth,cleanable and non-absorbent surface

Reported By User

MOD Pizza, Diamond Boulevard, Concord, CA, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Other Stomach Pain
“The morning After eating pizza with pepperoni, sausage, red onion, my stomach is hurting and I have diarrhea ”
Reported By User
|1 person found this review helpful

Fazoli's, 82nd Street, Lubbock, TX, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting Stomach Pain
“Came to restraunt expecting it to be how it was when I went when I was little, it was not. My boyfriend was excited about the breadsticks and we both ordered a pepperoni pizza. Immediately after I was very nauseous and stomach was in pain and was slightly relieved with... See More medicine. Later tonight my boyfriend begins to throw up as well.. will never come back.
Reported By User

Domino's Pizza, 530 E Bromley Ln, Brighton, CO 80601, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting Other Cramps Gas
“Me and my fiance got a pepperoni and sausage pizza from there last night. Within an hour our stomachs felt uncomfortable, and within four hours both of us woke up nauseous, throwing up, and soon after severe diarrhea, gas and cramps that are still continuing over 24 hours later, though... See More somewhat subsiding. Neither of us had eaten anything prior since breakfast, which were granola bars.
Reported By User
|2 people found this review helpful

Wienerschnitzel Galleria Mall, Las Vegas, NV, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Gas
Jalapeno and pepperoni pretzel Ate pretzel around 5pm symptoms around 730 pm stomach gassy. 11pm ran to bathroom ”
Reported By User

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Sobeys Howley Estates, Elizabeth Avenue, St. John's, NL, Canada

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting Cramps
“outdated pepperoni  i made pepperoni pizza two nights ago and after i took a few bites i was laying in bed wnd the cramps hit me so intensely that it took my breath away then i was violently ill i spent the whole night throwing up and never slept at... See More all so when i woke up yesterday morning i got my dad to bring me to the hospital and i waited there for a bit then they sent me home but im still having miserable cramps and nausea but no vomiting
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McDonald's, Iroquois Shore Road, Oakville, ON, Canada

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea
“Had a strawberry milkshake and a quarter pounder with cheese.
I have had quarter pounders from the same location a handful of times over the last few years. I cannot remember the last time I had a shake from there before this, so I suspect it was the culprit. ”
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Walmart Supercenter, 350 Walters Rd, Suisun City, CA 94585, United States

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Vomiting
“I was just reading your website, comes across where someone get food poison from eating a pineapple. However this is actually happening to my girlfriend right now from a pineapple 🍍 we purchase here. Vomiting continuously. ”
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Sundae Shoppe Strawberry Frozen Fruit Bars, ALDI, 3715 Farm to Market 1960 Rd W, Houston, TX 77014, United States

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Cramps Headache
“Today I decided to eat my favorite Strawberry Fruit Bar by Sundae Shoppe and I became ill shortly after eating the product and noticed it tasted off. Went to the hospital due to a headache and stomach cramps and was diagnosed with Acute Food Poisoning. ”
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Checkers, Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting
“roar buger not done i got sick about a hour from eating i looked at the buger it was pink  ”
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Burger King, Peoples Plaza, Newark, DE, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Nausea Vomiting Diarrhea Weakness Sweating
“I ordered a junior whopper meal with a lemonade. I didn't even finish my burger when I started feeling extremely nauseas. I was throwing up, sweating, and extremely weak. My boyfriend felt extremely nauseas as well but had diarrhea instead. ”
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Domino's Pizza, South Logan Street, West Frankfort, IL, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting Body Ache
“cheesy bread the bread.looked.different and tasted weird I thought wrong cheese on it or something i was.only one who ate it around 11pm Saturday and my body started aching in my long bones and joints at 10am then at 11am I started puking and having shivers. I laid in bathroom... See More floor until midnight puking every 20 minutes for.first few hours then at least every hour til midnight I woke up twice after midnight to dry heave my body hurts so bad to even walk muscles tensing.up today at 7am i am still dry heaving ,unable to eat and diarrhea every hour
Reported By User

Stop&Shop, Fall River, MA, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea
“Not sure- grilled tuna, grilled scallops, yogurt The Tuna And Scallops were both left overs from different dinners that did not make me sick before. The yogurt was newly opened tonight. Diarrhea started about 90 minutes after eating. ”
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Culver's, Big Bend Road, St. Louis, MO, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting
“I order a combo meal with sundae that came with vanilla ice cream, pecans and a cherry. I only ate the ice cream first. 15 minutes after I ate it, I had to pull over on side of highway and I had diarrhea back to back, nausea and vomiting ”
Reported By User

Taco Bell, Hazard Avenue, Enfield, CT, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea
“Not sure I got food the other day and I ate it when I got home and a couple hours after eating it my stomach started to hurt so I just went to sleep the next day I woke up and had diarrhea and my stomach hurt and felt like... See More I had to throw up
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Pepperoni Food Poisoning


It is possible to get food poisoning from pepperoni. Listeria is a major concern of pepperoni food poisoning and pepperoni has been recalled over listeria concerns as recently as Nov 2019. Studies have shown that symptoms can begin within 24 hours and can be life-threatening if untreated.