Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall 0.9 Sodium Chloride Flush Syringe

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 Hospira 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
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Estado del evento
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  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • 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.
    ICU Medical, Inc. acquired from Pfizer in early 2017, Hospira Infusion Systems, the portion of Hospira dedicated to develop infusion pumps.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Saline, Vascular Access Flush - Product Code NGT
  • Causa
    There is particulate matter in the fluid pathway, which has been identified as the same material as the rubber tip of the syringe plunger.
  • Acción
    Hospira sent a "URGENT DEVICE RECALL" letter dated November 18, 2011, to all affected customers via UPS. The letter identified the product the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customer. The customers were instructed to check their inventory and immediately quarantine any affected product complete and return Reply Form via fax to 1-866-912-2512. Return affected product to Stericycle using the label provided with the letter and if they have distributed the product further, notify their accounts that received the product . Please contact Hospira Customer Care at 1-877-946-7747 or your Hospira representative for information regarding product availability. Hospira expanded the recall to include thirteen additional affected lots via letter dated January 31, 2012. The recall instructions remain the same as in the November 18,2011 letter.


  • Modelo / Serial
    List Number 1078-20, lots 91-100-5E, 91-102-5E, 91-106-5E, 91-114-5E, 91-116-5E and 91-118-5E.  The recall was expanded to include the following additional lot numbers: 92-131-5E, 92-133-5E, 93-211-5E, 93-229-5E, 93-230-5E, 93-232-5E, 94-224-5E, 94-230-5E, 94-233-5E, 95-182-5E, 01-168-5E, 01-170-5E and 02-157-5E.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide distribution including states of: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
  • Descripción del producto
    0.9% Sodium Chloride Injection, USP, pre-filled flush solution, for IV Flush only, sterile fluid path; 10 mL Single-Use Syringe with Male Luer Lock, 100 syringes per pack, 4 packs per case; Made in Costa Rica, Hospira, Inc., Lake Forest, IL 60045 USA; list no. 1978-20 || lock flush solution
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Hospira Inc., 275 N Field Dr, Lake Forest IL 60045-2579
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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