Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall ADVIA Chemistry Systems Acetaminophen Nacetylcysteine (NAC)

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 Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, 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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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
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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
    Colorimetry, acetaminophen - Product Code LDP
  • Causa
    A change in the concentration of n-acetylcysteine (nac) that may cause interference for the advia¿ chemistry systems acetaminophen assay for certain lots.
  • Acción
    Siemens sent an Urgent Medical Device Correction letter dated June 30, 2015, to all affected customers.The letter identified the product the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customer. Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics is conducting a voluntary recall for the ADVIA Chemistry Acetaminophen reagent, for all in date and future kit lots. Customers were informed of the revised interference levels of N-acetyl cysteine (NAC) of 200 mg/dL, for the ADVIA Chemistry Acetaminophen assay. Customers are requested to complete and return the Effectiveness Check questionnaire attached to the Urgent Medical Device Correction letter within 30 days. Field service personnel will be sent an SKB (Service Knowledge Base) describing the issue and instructing them how to deal with customer questions. For further questions call 1 (800) 441-9250.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Catalog Number 07989138, Siemens Material Number (SMN) 10327381, Lot Numbers: 46251, 46564, 46369, 46370, 46619, 46782, 47001, 47157, 47558; with expiration dates June 30, 2015 through April 30, 2016.
  • Clasificación del producto
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  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US (nationwide) and to the countries of : Canada, Netherlands, Great Britain, Norway, Sweden, Spain, Italy, Germany, France, Finland, Belgium, Portugal, Czech Republic, Israel, Poland, Turkey and Bahrain.
  • Descripción del producto
    ADVIA Chemistry Acetaminophen reagents; for in vitro diagnostic use in the quantitative determination of acetaminophen in human serum and plasma (lithium heparin) on ADVIA Chemistry systems.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, Inc., 500 Gbc Dr Ms 514, PO BOX 6101, Newark DE 19702-2466
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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