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Recall: Kraken Kratom, Soul Speciosa, and Phytoextractum Kratom Powder


On 2018-03-10, the FDA announced that PDX Aromatics DBA Kraken Kratom, Phytoextractum, and Soul Speciosa is conducting a recall on Kratom Powder due to possible contamination with salmonella. The recalled products were sold under the brand name(s) Kraken Kratom, Soul Speciosa and and Phytoextractum during an unspecified time period throughout the regions shown in the map below.

In recent months, there have been 28 food recalls due to potential contamination, including organic cardamom whole green pods, ready-to-eat meat products and more. Additionally, there have been 50 food recalls due to other health hazards as well as 22 drug and medical device recalls.

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Company Contact Information:

Name: PDX Aromatics DBA Kraken Kratom, Phytoextractum, and Soul Speciosa
Phone: 503-850-9225

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Detailed Recall Information

Regions Where Sold: Because the region was not specified, it is assumed that this product was available nationwide.

Product Description: Kratom Powder

Brand Name(s): Kraken Kratom, Soul Speciosa, and Phytoextractum

Reason for Recall: Salmonella

Official Recall Date: 2018-03-10


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PDX Aromatics of Portland, Oregon DBA Kraken Kratom, Phytoextractum, and Soul Speciosa, has initiated a recall of certain kratom-containing powder products because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. In rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such as arterial infections (i.e., infected aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis. Read More.

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