Alerta De Seguridad para Trade name: VITEK 2 AST family. Technical name: Identification device / antibiogram of microorganisms. ANVISA registration number: 10158120592. Class of risk: II. Affected model: VITEK 2 AST P585 and VITEK 2 AST P612. Affected serial numbers: Field action is not dependent batch.

Según Agência Nacional de Vigilância Sanitária (ANVISA), este evento ( alerta de seguridad ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en Brazil que fue producido por bioMperieux Brasil Ind e Com de Prod Laboratoriais Ltda; Biomérieux 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
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  • 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
    Create a BioART VITEK® 2 software rule to provide an alert to perform an alternate method of testing for any Cefoxitin screen result for Staphylococcus pseudintermedius .. If you would like to report technical complaints and adverse events use the following channels: Notivisa: Event notices adverse effects (EA) 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 Additional information: - Date of identification of the problem by the company: 11/16/2017 - Date of notification notice to Anvisa: 01/16/2018 The company that owns the affected product is responsible for contacting its customers in a timely manner. to ensure the effectiveness of the Field Action in progress. It stands out the joint responsibility of the distribution chain and use of health products in maintaining its quality, safety and efficacy, as well as the effectiveness of the Field Action, expressed by RDC 23/2012: "(...) Art 2 ° A holder of registration of health product is the holder of the registration / registration of health product with Anvisa. Single paragraph. The registration holder, as well as other agents involved from the production to the use of the product, or discarding it when applicable, are jointly and severally responsible for maintaining the quality, safety and efficacy of the health products to the final consumer. Art. 12 Distributors of health products shall forward to the registration holder, in a timely manner, the distribution map and other information requested for the notification and execution of field actions. (...) "
  • Causa
    Limitation of cefoxitin screen (oxsf01n) "alternative method test" for staphylococcus pseudintermedius which is incorrect in the internal drug component specification and in some instructions for use. in other instructions for use, there is no information regarding this limitation. limitation of cefoxitin screen for s. pseudintermedius.
  • Acción
    Field Action Code FCA 3695 triggered under the responsibility of the company bioMperieux Brazil Ind and Com de Prod Laboratoriais Ltda. It will guide the clients about the actions defined.