Alerta De Seguridad para Trade name: Antiseptic Towels Technical Name: Assepsis Handkerchief in Medical Procedures ANVISA Registration Number: 10178010150 Hazard Class: I Affected Model: CODE 9602-X

Según Agência Nacional de Vigilância Sanitária (ANVISA), este evento ( alerta de seguridad ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en Brazil que fue producido por Politec Importação e Comércio Ltda; Sage Products Inc..

¿Qué es esto?

Las alertas proporcionan información importante y recomendaciones sobre los productos. Aunque se haya emitido una alerta, esto no significa necesariamente que el producto se considera peligroso. Las alertas de seguridad, dirigidas a trabajadores de la salud y a usuarios, pueden incluir retiro de equipos. Pueden ser escritas por los fabricantes, pero también por funcionarios del área de salud.

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  • Tipo de evento
    Safety alert
  • ID del evento
  • Fecha
  • País del evento
  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • Notas / Alertas
    Brazilian data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from Anvisa, 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 data from the U.S. and Brazil.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Do not use or distribute products involved in this recall. Return the product to your supplier / distributor so that the correct treatment is carried out (destruction of the material or return to the manufacturer - awaiting decision). Politec Importacao e Comércio Ltda., Is taking all applicable measures to avoid any inconvenience that may arise from this recall voluntarily initiated by Sage Products Inc .. For any information or clarification on this subject, Milena Raizer ( or by phone 11 - 99690-4626. If you wish to notify technical complaints and adverse events use the following channels: Notivisa: Notices of adverse events (AE) and technical complaints (QT) for products subject to Sanitary Surveillance should be made through the NOTIVISA System. To access the System, you must register and select the Health Professional option, if you are a liberal professional or the Institution / Entity option, if you are a professional of an institution / entity. Technovigilance System: Patient or citizen can notify through the Technovigilance System / SISTEC access through the link
  • Causa
    Potential contamination of certain lots of the product by the bacterium burkholderia cepacia. according to sage products inc., topical administration of the potentially contaminated product may, under certain circumstances, cause infections in immunocompromised users and inpatients, as well as in other patient groups.
  • Acción
    Action of Field nº 142/16 triggered under the responsibility of the company Politec Importação e Comércio LTDA. Classification of risk: II Classification of the field action: Recollection; Undoing. Direct communication through letter, email and / or telephone to customers and / or distributors for voluntary recall notice. In case client / distributor still have units in stock, such units should return to Politec Saúde for correct final disposal. Politec Importação e Comércio Ltda., Will arrange the voluntary collection of this product, fulfilling us contact V. Sa. in order to inform about this recall and the temporary suspension of product supply. The subject of this recall includes different lot numbers as indicated in the table below, noting that batches received by V. Sa. are the ones mentioned in the body of the email. In view of this recall and given the procedures stipulated by regulatory agencies, among other provisions also applied, we require that you. take the following measures: 1) Cease the use and distribution of batches of listed products 2) Complete the attached acknowledgment report, sign it and send it immediately to This will allow confirmation of receipt of this notification and also confirmation of the quantity of this product in your hands. 3) If you have in stock for resale, consumption or any other purpose any batches of the product subject to such recall segregate it. The form of compensation through credit or exchange will be informed in a timely manner. 4) As a distributor or reseller of our products, we require you to inform us who has or has shipped the product on screen. Please use the enclosed worksheet.