Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Barbiturate Enzyme Immunoassay

Según U.S. Food and Drug Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en United States que fue producido por Lin-Zhi International Inc.

¿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
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Notas / Alertas
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Enzyme immunoassay, barbiturate - Product Code DIS
  • Causa
    Catalog #0140 and 0141 barbiturate eia small and large kits were not correctly made to specification such that the two antibodies used in production did not have curves that correctly aligned.
  • Acción
    Lin-Zhi sent a letter via e-mail dated September 8, 2011 to customers with information regarding the recall. The e-mail identified the product description, lot number, description of nonconformity and corrective actions to be taken. Each customer and distributor was then contacted by regulatory affairs personnel by phone on September 9, 2011 or September 12, 2011. Customers and distributors were contacted to determined whether they wanted a replacement of the affected product. Customers that wished for replacements of the affected product was asked to correctly dispose of the product with the lot numbers listed. For questions or concern call 408-732-3856.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Large Kits Catalog number 0141, lot # 1105052, exp 11/25/12; small kits catalog number 0140, lot # 1105053, exp 11/25/12.
  • Clasificación del producto
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  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide) including the states of: AL, CA, FL, IN, MA, NC, NH, TX and the countries of: Germany and United Kingdom.
  • Descripción del producto
    Barbiturate Enzyme Immunoassay; R1 || Antibody/Substrate Reagent (5000 tests and 500 tests); || Contains a mixture of monoclonal and polyclonal anti-barbiturate antibody, glucose 6-phosphate (G6P) and nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD), stabilizers, and with sodium azide as preservative. || and Barbiturate Enzyme Immunoassay R2; || Enzyme Conjugate Reagent (5000 tests and 500 test packaging); || Contains glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PDH) labelled with barbiturate in buffer with sodium azide as preservative. || For in-vitro diagnostic use only. || Lin-Zhi International Inc. || 670 Almanor Ave., || Sunnyvale, CA 94085 || Product Usage: Drug testing
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Lin-Zhi International Inc, 670 Almanor Ave, Sunnyvale CA 94085-3513
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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