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Food poisoning reports for Cheerios breakfast cereal started to trend in Q1 2022 . Iwaspoisoned now has reports of over 360 persons reported sick citing Cheerios. If you got sick after eating Cheerios we recommend consumers report it, and keep leftover product for testing. We will communicate procedures for testing to everyone who reports their case. 

Last updated: September 5, 2022

Cheerios

8/30- 9/5 I consumed Honeynut cherrios and became violently I'll. This is the second time I've gone to the hospital for it. The last being about a month ago.
I consumed Honeynut cherrios purchased from here and became violently I'll. This is the second time I've gone... See More to the hospital for it. I previously went to the hospital about a month ago for the same symptoms, but I just made the connection last night. I originally had the first bowl with milk and thought that it was related to the milk. I then switched to almond milk, then ate it dry and became ill each time. | Symptoms: Diarrhea, Vomiting See Less
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Did the hospital identify any causes from the cheerios?
Reply 2 weeks ago
Two weeks ago and again today. Two separate boxes of honey nut cheerios.Two separate boxes made me sick | Symptoms: Diarrhea, Stomach Pain See Less
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There have been news reports out for weeks on these and lucky charms as well
Reply 2 months ago
We bought the Cheerios as a fast breakfast prior to camp for my kid. In the morning he ate it and 20 minutes later began to vomit. Was vomiting all day and couldn’t keep food or fluids in. He was so weak and pale. Still is! I... See More am thinking of taking him to ER if he can not consume gaderade when he wakes up… he is still asleep (09:36am). Really hope that he starts feeling better soon! It is sooo weakening feeling like you can’t help your own child! | Symptoms: Nausea, Vomiting See Less
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Poor little guy! I hope he is feeling better
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I’ve always eating Cheerios..I love this cereal. But for some reason after eating it for breakfast I became nauseated and had diarrhea. Is there any reason why? My stomach hurts and this has never happen before. I’ll wait to see how I feel in the morning. I’ve been sick all day. | Symptoms: Nausea, Diarrhea, Stomach Pain See Less
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I was eating a bowl of honey nut cheerios an afterwards my stomach started to tighten up making me feel nauseous then I threw up an then pooped on myself very embarrassing | Symptoms: Nausea, Diarrhea, Vomiting See Less
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Got it from there. Every time I would eat this cereal my stomach would ache and I would go to the restroom man diarrhea really bad ! | Symptoms: Diarrhea See Less
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Recent Interesting Reports

We came on Thursday 1 September for the start of the school year! A bucket on the full tenders menu and 1 double colonel (1 st time) I came home we ate with the family before school resumed. The next day everything is fine I come home... See More from work at 4 pm bloating shivers cramp head pain and nausea but nothing comes out! I get my son back and the evening is on its way. In the middle of the night, sudden awakening by shivers, sweating, pain with collic Saturday morning doctor who announces direct food poisoning to me so under treatment, the weekend passes and the descent to hell continues diarrhea repeated 6x/day I take imodium in vain. And it continues vomiting diarrhea cramp collic bloating muscle pain etc... today Wednesday I am seeing my doctor again to take stock where he tells me food poisoning aggravated by chicken meat but I can't find where? And then in reflection in front of my supper... Ahe! And that's how I am at it!! Still in the same state... I have to do a seal culture exam with anti biotics and companies! We have come to you since 2017 every month at a rate of 3x per month! It's over done over done! Adios | Symptoms: Nausea, Diarrhea, Vomiting, Cramps, Headache, Bloating, Chills, Sweating, Stomach Pain, Muscle Pain See Less
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News??? Exactly like you
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Hello still the same and you?
Reply 3 weeks ago
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Same as always... Have you done some tests like you said?
Reply 3 weeks ago
Unisnacks Europe Limited is recalling Lotte Pepero Snowy Almond because it contains peanuts and sesame which are not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to peanuts and/ or sesame. This allergy alert has been updated... See More to include an additional allergen, sesame.

The recalled product is:
- Lotte Pepero Snowy Almond, Pack size: (32g), Best before: 01 May 2023 and 02 May 2023.Lotte Pepero Snowy Almond (32g)

Company name: Unisnacks Europe Limited
Brand name: Unisnacks Europe
Product recalled: Lotte Pepero Snowy Almond
FSA Recall date: 09/13/2022

If you have bought the recalled product and have an allergy to peanuts and /or sesame do not eat it. Instead, return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.

In case you experienced 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.

Source: food.gov.uk
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I got a 12 piece bucket of fried chicken on 9/17/22. It looked fine. I had some between 6pm and 6:30pm that night. At about 1am the next morning, I had bad stomach cramping, followed by diarrhea and vomiting. Whatever was left of the chicken came up then. | Symptoms: Diarrhea, Vomiting, Cramps See Less
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On the 6th of Sept 2022 I was buying soup, I noticed the expiration date being August 28th... I saw a their Employee, The Loss Prevention Supervisor.. She told the Deli People, I found 1 soup in the back that was dated Sept 9th... I bought it...... See More theyKnew the bad stuff was in there.... I ate my soup the next day September 7th... 2 hours later I was Extremely sick, sweating profusely and could not stand without falling over.. I am 68 years old, but my heart is strong, If I was like 90% of the Geriatric People in our retirement town, I would have died... I called them after I felt a little better about 7 hours later and they put me on hold at the store, and I waited for 8 minutes and the phone forwarded again, they completely ignored me... As you can see I see no their contact number for poison.. They don't care if they kill the country, WE ARE ALL Expendables... That's the way I feel, if it's true or not... I do not see food inspection anywhere anymore .. My mother, when I was a child, owned 12 restaurants... I know food safety and living on Navy Ships, they don't care.... I am sad, but I'm Alive... Our food comes from other countries... It is really bad.. We the people used to be able to grow our own food, own our own land.. I could have died easy... The market side company of them obviously has no food inspection at the food factory.. they got RID of the more expensive food groups 1 year ago inside them.. The Soup went to a Cheaper BrandThere could be anything in the soup.... This Seriously Bothers Me... To already lose a country to crime and now not knowing if I can eat with safe food, as they and my government laugh at us people while they take out land, our money and our lives... Vietnam Veterans

I just went to the doctor here in Mesquite Nevada..
I'm not, and did not have diarrhea, so that is good...
He feels I got rid of it yesterday by drinking 16 ounces of water everytime I puked, I flushed the Bad Meatless Soup out of my system...
I still feel a little weak but doc feels I don't need antibiotics..
If systems come then see him tomorrow again, but it looks like I'm going to survive.. | Symptoms: Nausea, Vomiting, Sweating
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Ate a bowl of lucky charms earlier in the day, then another as a bedtime snack. 9/18/22. About 30 minutes after the bedtime snack serving, the diarrhea kicked in. I was up most of the night and it did not subside until I took Immodium late the next morning. | Symptoms: Diarrhea See Less
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My box code is 04 JUL2023 BU0456 08 and I became horribly ill after eating it a couple of times. It took me a few times to figure out what was causing the nasty cramps, etc.
I’m in New Orleans, LA.
Reply 2 days ago
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Ha it took me twice to figure it out myself but the taste of sulfur and marshmallows and the never ending green runs after eating a bowl both times isn’t a coincidence. The second time I REALLY fucked up and ate 2 huge bowls. I thought I was going to die. I was debating calling an ambulance. Almost slept on my toilet figured why get up just gonna have to come back in 10 minutes. I’m just starting to feel sort of normal again now. Pot helped with the nausea after I got it all out of me on the bowl. I will never touch that poison again. I don’t understand how the FDA is allowing this product to stay in shelves it’s truly baffling. I AM 100% CERTAIN I WAS POISONED BY THIS CEREAL *BEST IF USED BY MAY2023 BU 1607 06 A is what’s on the box
Reply 1 day ago
I ordered from here through Grubhub. Not only was there food missing from my order, but in addition, I noticed that the box that my food came in was partially opened. I ignored it, but after I ate my food I was feeling very dizzy, and I... See More felt like I needed to use the bathroom. So I rushed to the bathroom and immediately starting vomiting when I go there. | Symptoms: Vomiting, Dizziness See Less
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3 members of family came down with same symptoms overnight approx 12 hours after eating there. The fever and stomach cramps are the worst. Not sure what the common ingredient was, maybe some worker was sick . Still sick after almost 2 days and counting !! Really puts a person off eating out !! | Symptoms: Nausea, Diarrhea, Vomiting, Fever, Cramps See Less
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