Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Flow Tec

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 Sybron Dental Specialties.

¿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
    Material, tooth shade, resin - Product Code EBF
  • Causa
    The recall was initiated because pentron clinical has confirmed the flow tec nano hybrid flowable composite material has been found to be difficult to extrude.
  • Acción
    Sybron Dental sent a Recall Letter dated November 15, 2010 to consignees informing them of the above mentioned public reason for recall and asking them to determine if they have any affected products in their inventory and requesting their cooperation in returning any affected product which they still have in their stock. Product was to be returned and replaced at no charge. They also requested that consignees complete and fax back an enclosed return from , whether or not they had any product to return. Consignees were told to call Pentron Customer Service at (800) 551-0283 directly to handle the arrangements of a quick return and replacement. Authorized Petron Clinical distributors were asked to identify and recover the affected product lots that may have been shipped to their customers.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Syringe Lot Number: 165741 Package Lot Numbers: 165257, 165293, and 165937
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide) and the countries of Cyprus, Germany, Italy, Poland, Canada, Ecuador, and Kuwait
  • Descripción del producto
    Flow Tec Part Number 3786-754, Syringe Lot Number 165741 || The intended use of the device is as a light cured, low viscosity, hybrid composite material which is compatible with a variety of bonding agents and luting materials during the course of dental restorations. Artiste Flowable and Flow Tec (private label of Artist Flowable) are indicated for restorations of carious lesions, porcelain repairs, small core build-ups, fill-in of surface enamel irregularities, etc.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Sybron Dental Specialties, 1717 W Collins Ave, Orange CA 92867-5422
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source