Johnsonville - MSG CAUSED SERIOUS MIGRAINE

Aurora, Colorado 1 comment

Johnsonville Cheddar Bratwurst caused a serious migraine because of the msg content.What is wrong with this company?

They must know that msg causes serious issues and that it doesn't improve their product. I am amazed at their indifference to their very customers' well being. It is well documented that MSG is a direct cause of migraines. I usually read labels before I ear but I had respect for this company and put my trust in them.

As a result I was admitted into the ER to treat the migraine.

My wife had to drive me.This cost me time, pain, and suffering which has no price.

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Anonymous
Lakeville, Minnesota, United States #702041

You have an issue with MSG yet ate something that disclosed MSG clearly on the label?!?

You are a ***.

MSG Laden Johnsonville Brats

Los Angeles, California 11 comments
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Update by user Jun 21, 2011

Fortunately since my posting i\'ve been on the lookout for other brats that don\'t contain MSG or Sodium Nitrite and i\'ve found several.I did notice that one of the comments I had read mentioned that Johnsonville has some Brats that don\'t have MSG.

I have yet to find them.

And the new chicken ones that they are advertising also have sodium nitrite.Needless to say that i\'ll be staying away from the Johnsonville line.

Original review posted by user May 21, 2011

I am very appalled at the flagrant use of this toxic chemical Mono sodium Glutamate (MSG)within the Johnsonville Brat family of sausages.I contacted Johnsonville in regard to this issue and asked if they could possibly revise their ingredients for the Johnsonville Brat line.

The inclusion of MSG within the sausage is unnecessary to make great tasting sausage and more importantly it causes NUMEROUS health issues. Things such as Cardiac Arrhythmia's, Depression, Seizures, Irritable bowel, Chest pain, headaches, rash, etc. I would have assumed that the company would understand and would have an interest in protecting the buyers of their product. However, it doesn't seem to be the case.

I realize that there are numerous other products on the market that also contain MSG. I figured Johnsonville would rise above them and be more socially responsible, but i guess not.

Needless to say, I do not purchase their products any longer.Protect yourself and read the ingredient labels people and stay healthy.

Review about: Johnsonville Brats.

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Anonymous
#1036019

I get migraines every time from MSG brats and I regard Johnsonville's refusal to remove it from their brats as an admission that the product cannot stand on its own without MSG.

Anonymous
#685372

I live in Canada and I read the packaging before purchase to see if they contained MSG.In Canada its required by law that you label MSG.

So today I contacted the Canada Food Inspection Agency and logged a formal complaint on the issue.So expect a huge recall Johnsonville.

Anonymous
#606898

The product is labeled properly.If you don't feel like reading the ingredients, tough luck.

If you don't want the ingredients in the product don't buy it. Expecting the company to change a very successful recipe for a small number of consumers... is laughable. The world doesn't revolve around you.

If you can make a better sausage, than DO it. Even if it's just for your personal consumption.

(I've actually tried, it's not as easy as you might think.)

Yes, I understand that MSG can be a problem for lots of people.But MOST people don't have a problem with it in small amounts.

Anonymous
to practical ***sumer Amity, Arkansas, United States #640519

AMEN!!!

Anonymous
#567506

I was getting severe migraine headaches until I discontinued consuming foods with MSG and the words 'Natural flavoring' in the label. MSG is a natural occuring flavoring...it's in Parmsean Cheese and in yeasts.

Anonymous
#552572

The brats that they label...no msg added contain this instead...Yeast extract...which contains an amount of naturally occurring glutamic acid or monosodium glutamate. :(

Anonymous
#527576

Johnsonville ought to be sued! Those *** commericials showing the kids and guy playing at a cookout, "Natural cuts of beef" being deliberately emphasized on the packaging in order to fool consumers. The execs should be made to eat their own ***!

Anonymous
#299576

Johnsonville makes some brats without MSG so just buy them it says right on the package.

Anonymous
#295718

I had only a small portion of a Johnsonville brat and 2:00 this morning woke up with rapid heart rate , labored breathing and horrendous HIVES!Also runny stool.

Why, in God's name is this chemical in our food? The list of side effects is endless.

It is pure insanity what these companies are putting in the food supply.:(

Anonymous
#292811

Employees and Executives of Johnsonville Brats donated $44,250 to the campaigns of Wisconsin's Temporary Governor Scott Walker, putting this company high on the Boycott List in Wisconsin.Join the Boycott!

Spread the message!Boycott Johnsonville!

Anonymous
to Brat Finale Huntington Beach, California, United States #945471

Please.Walker is good for the state.

I'm sure you voted for Obama, the *** clown.Let's keep it to food.

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