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I just thought that I would warn everyone that these fudgesicles contain malt. I think that this might be a new change, because I seem to remember buying them for my son before. They are made by Unilever, so I picked them up and read them quickly in the store and I did not catch that they had malt in the ingredients. I was exhausted, and I really didn't expect them to contain gluten so I guess I read too quickly. I gave my son one of these fudgesicles yesterday, the day after his tonsillectomy, before I realized that they contain malt powder, which is the second to the last ingredient. :( I feel horrible! A glutening is the last thing he needs right now! :( We're coming upon 24 hours so hopefully he does not have severe symptoms. :unsure:

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Thanks for the warning. I hope the little guy doesn't get to sick.

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I noticed this couple months ago and was very disappointed =(

I am pretty sure it is newer b/c I do not remember seeing this in the past.

Hope your son doesn't feel sick.

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Thanks. So far he's doing good. I always make sure that I read labels, but I guess I've started skimming some products. I've definitely learned my lesson.

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