Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de ADVIA Chemistry Systems - Acetaminophen N-acetylcysteine (NAC). An in vitro diagnostic medical device (IVD).

Según Department of Health, Therapeutic Goods Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en Australia que fue producido por Siemens Ltd Diagnostics Division.

¿Qué es esto?

Una corrección al equipo o acción de retiro tomada por el fabricante para abordar un problema con un dispositivo médico. Los retiros (recalls) ocurren cuando un dispositivo médico está defectuoso, cuando puede poner en riesgo la salud, o cuando simultáneamente está defectuoso y puede poner en riesgo la salud.

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  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class II
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • País del evento
  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • Notas / Alertas
    Australian data is current through July 2018. All of the data comes from the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration, except for the categories Manufacturer Parent Company and Product Classification.
    The Parent Company and the Product Classification were added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records. The device classification information comes from FDA’s Product Classification by Review Panel, based on matches of recall data from the U.S. and Australia.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
  • Causa
    Siemens healthcare diagnostics is issuing a field correction for a change in the concentration of n-acetylcysteine (nac) that may cause interference for the advia chemistry systems acetaminophen assay current lots and all future lots. the previous maximum nac concentration at which acceptable acetaminophen results were obtained was 800 mg/l. siemens has revised the concentration of nac at which acceptable results were obtained to 200 mg/l nac in an acetaminophen sample of approximately 661 µmol/l (10 mg/dl).
  • Acción
    Siemens is advising end users of the change in the instructions for use regarding interference caused by NAC. The Instructions For Use (IFU) will be updated to reflect this change in interference.


  • Modelo / Serial
    ADVIA Chemistry Systems - Acetaminophen N-acetylcysteine (NAC). An in vitro diagnostic medical device (IVD).Catalogue/Lot number – SMN 10327381, all current lots (see below) and all future lotsCurrent lots - 46251, 46564, 46369, 46370, 46619, 46782, 47001, 47157, 47558ARTG Number: 176646
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  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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