Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Enzymatic Creatine (ECRE)

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.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Estado del evento
  • País del evento
  • Fecha de finalización del evento
  • 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.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Enzymatic method, creatinine - Product Code JFY
  • Causa
    Siemens healthcare diagnostics has become aware of n-acetylcysteine (nac) and metamizole (dipyrone) interference with trinder and trinder-like reaction assays. siemens has confirmed that falsely depressed results may occur on samples drawn from patients receiving n-acetylcysteine (nac) or metamizole. nac is the accepted antidote for acetaminophen toxicity and is justified in patients at signific.
  • Acción
    Siemens mailed an Urgent Medical Device Correction letter to customers making them aware of the problem. Special instructions were also given for the customer to review the letter with their Medical Director and ensure Venipuncture occurs before drug administration of NAC or Metamizole as indicated in the letter. Baseline assay values before administration of NAC or Metamizole therapy would not be affected. Customers were asked to complete and return the Field Correction Effectiveness Check Form attached with the letter within 30 days. Furthermore, if customers received any complaints of illness or adverse events associated with the specified lots, they were to immediately contact their local Siemens Customer Care Center or local Siemens technical support representative.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Device Listing: D089144 Enzymatic Creatinine (ECRE), Catalog # K1270A
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide: AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY, Puerto Rico, St. Thomas, VI, Guam, Pacific Mariana Islands
  • Descripción del producto
    Dimension Vista Assays: Enzymatic Creatine (ECRE)
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, Inc., 500 Gbc Dr Ms 514, PO BOX 6101, Newark DE 19702-2466
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source