Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Synchron Acetaminophen (ACTM) Reagent

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 Beckman Coulter 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
  • 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
    Reagent - Product Code LDP
  • Causa
    This recall was initiated after beckman coulter verified through testing that acetaminophen reagents (lots #m702524 & m703276) manufactured with contaminated heparin has shown a negative bias in performance between the assay made with contaminated and uncontaminated heparin.
  • Acción
    The initial customer notifications with fax back response forms were mailed via US Postal Service beginning on 07/21/2008. The letter asked their customers to please discontinue use and discard appropriately the affected lots of Synchron Acetaminophen Reagent (M703276 & M702524). Customers were also instructed to contact their Customer Service Representative at (800) 526-3821 in the United States or (800) 463-7828 in Canada or, if they are outside the US or Canada, please contact your local Beckman Coulter Representative to discuss replacement options. They were also instructed to complete and return the enclosed response form within 10 days. In addition, the customers were informed that the contaminated Heparin was used in the following Beckman Coulter, Inc., products: Synchron Theophylline (THE) Reagent (lot # M701460), Synchron Phenytoin (PHY) Reagent and Synchron C-Reactive Protein (CRP) Reagent (lot# M703222, M703266, M703267 & M703268), however Beckman Coulter has verified through testing that the performance of these products are not affected.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot Numbers M703276 and M702524
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide and Canada
  • Descripción del producto
    Synchron Acetaminophen (ACTM) Reagent, Part Number 472169. || ACTM Reagent when used in conjunction with SYNCHRON LX System(s), UniCel DxC 600/800 Systems and SYNCHRON Systems Drug Calibrator 2 set, is intended for quantitative determination of Acetaminophen concentration in human serum or plasma.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Beckman Coulter Inc, 200 S Kraemer Blvd, Brea CA 92822-6208
  • Source