Frito-Lay Recalls Jalapeño Chips Over Salmonella Concerns


What Is Salmonella?

Symptoms of salmonella can include:

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal cramps
  • Diarrhea
  • Fever
  • Chills
  • Headache
  • Blood in the stool

“Consumers who have purchased these recalled products are advised not to consume them,” the statement continues. “Frito-Lay is working with the FDA on this recall to ensure the recalled products are removed from store shelves and are no longer distributed.”

If you bought these jalapeño chips, you can contact Frito-Lay Consumer Relations at 866-272-9393 for additional information from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST. If you want your money back, you can visit to learn about reimbursement.

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And maybe stick to pretzels next time around at the store.

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