Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall LifeScan

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 Lifescan 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
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Fecha de publicación 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
    System, Test, Blood Glucose, Over The Counter - Product Code NBW
  • Causa
    Meter labeling (owner's booklet and quick reference guide) is incorrect as it indicates that the meter displays the message 'do you need a snack' for glucose values between 20 and 70 mg/dl; whereas the onetouch ultrasmart meter displays the message, 'do you need a snack?' for glucose values from 20 through 59 mg/dl.
  • Acción
    On 6/9/05, the firm initiated the recall and their notification was via letters informing its customers of the corrective action.


  • Modelo / Serial
    All One Touch UltraSmart Meters shipped with OneTouch UltraSmart Owner''s Booklet AW 060-788-01A are affected by this Field Correction.  Part Number: Description: 020-524-01, System,OUS,US; 020-524-01F, System,OUS,US; 020-524-01Y, UltraSmart Meter; 020-524-02, System,OUS,EAS-C,US; 020-524-03, System,OUS,EAS-S,US; 020-524-04F, OT UltraSmart System Kit V. 4 USA; 020-524-04Y, UltraSmart System; 020-524-05, UltraSmart System -EAS-C; 020-524-06, UltraSmart System -EAS-S; 020-524-10, OT UltraSmart System Kit; 020-524-10F, OT UltraSmart System Kit;  OT UltraSmart System Kit V. 10 USA; 020-524-10Y, OT UltraSmart System Kit; 020-524-11, System, EAS-C, OUS, US; 020-524-12, System, EAS-S, OUS, US; 020-524-13, OT UltraSmart System; 020-759-02F, OT UltraSmart Meter V.2 USA; 020-759-03F, OT UltraSmart Meter V.3 USA; 020-761-01F, Starter,OUS,US; 020-761-02, OT UltraSmart Starter; 020-761-02F, OT UltraSmart Starter; 020-761-04, OT UltraSmart Starter; 020-761-04F OT UltraSmart Starter; 020-761-05 OT UltraSmart Starter Kit; 020-761-05F, OT UltraSmart Starter Kit; 020-926-01, Dist Kit,SM,OTU,US; 020-930-01, Dist,Kit,OTU/OUS,US; 020-971-01, Disp,Counter,Ultra Kits; 021-075-01, UltraSmart SVP; 021-113-01, Display, Hanging, OUT/OUS, US; 021-133-01, Display, Counter, OTU/OUS Kits; 021-135-01, Span Display, Hanging, OTU, US; and 021-166-01, Display, Hanging, OTU/OUS Kits.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Product was released for distribution to 40,763 consignees worldwide. The firm provided the following distribution information: 124 wholesaler dealers, 224 distributors, 140 retailers and 40,275 consumers/users involved in the recall. The recall product was distributed in all States within the U.S. In addition, OneTouch UltraSmart meter kits with the affected UltraSmart Owner''s Booklets (AW 060-788-01A) have been distributed internationally in Canada, France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom, Benelux, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Spain, Portugal, Switzerland and Austria. The recall was appropriately extended to the consumer/user level; i.e., the wholesalers/distributors, pharmacists, and patients who received the recalled products.
  • Descripción del producto
    LifeScan brand One Touch UltraSmart Meter Owners Booklet AW 060-788-01A; || All One Touch UltraSmart Meters shipped with OneTouch UltraSmart Owner''s Booklet AW 060-788-01A are affected by this Field Correction.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Lifescan Inc, 1000 Gibraltar Dr, Milpitas CA 95035-6301
  • Source