‘Zero sugar’ ginger ale recalled for being ‘full-sugar product,’ FDA site says

(WTAJ) — PepsiCo has recalled 233 cases of Schweppes Zero Sugar Ginger Ale that inadvertently contained a "full-sugar product," according to a webpage hosted by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

PepsiCo initiated the recall back in March after an internal investigation uncovered the mix-up, the company said.

The ginger ale, packaged in 24-count cases of 7.5-ounce cans, had been shipped to Pennsylvania, Maryland and West Virginia, according to PepsiCo.

Further UPC and code information is available in the recall details published at FDA.gov.

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It was unclear if the products had been pulled from distributors or shelves as of Wednesday, though the status of the recall is listed as "ongoing" on the FDA website. A representative for PepsiCo was not immediately available for comment.

The Schweppes recall is currently classified as a Class II recall, indicating "a situation in which use of, or exposure to, a violative product may cause temporary or medically reversible adverse health consequences or where the probability of serious adverse health consequences is remote," according to the FDA.

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