Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Lipase

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 Randox Laboratories Ltd..

¿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
    Open, Classified
  • País 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
    Lipase hydrolysis/glycerol kinase enzyme, triglycerides - Product Code CDT
  • Causa
    Randox has now released further steps to avoid contamination of the lipase assay on rx instruments.
  • Acción
    On March 1, 2018 Randox Laboratories Ltd. sent a Urgent Medical Device Correction Notification to affected customers. These customers were instructed to: 1) Update the user manual for the RX Instrument with the attached technical bulletin; 2) Replace the Instructions for Use contained within the kit with the revised version; 3) Discuss the contents of this notice with your Medical Director; 4) Complete and return the vigilance response section of this form to within five working days; 5) Send a copy of the FSN to all affected customers and to those who need to be aware within your organization. Customer with questions may contact Randox Technical Services via e-mail or by phone +44 (0) 28 9445 1070


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot numbers: 428000, 404175, and 404245
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Nationwide Distribution in the states of West Virginia and Puerto Rico
  • Descripción del producto
    Lipase, Catalog number: LI3837; GTIN: 05055273204230 and Catalog number: LI8361; GTIN: 05055273214284 || Product Usage: || For Professional Use for the quantitative in vitro determination of Lipase in human serum and plasma. Lipase measurements are used in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the pancreas such as acute pancreatitis and obstruction of the pancreatic duct.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Randox Laboratories Ltd., 55 Diamond Road, Crumlin (North) Ireland
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source