Product Recalls

• Philips Healthcare- HeartStart AED Recall 

• Zoll LifeVest 4000 Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator: FDA Safety Communication - Potential Lack of Treatment (Shock) Delivery Due to Device Failure

• Physio-Control Inc. Recalls Defibrillation Electrodes

• FDA MedWatch - Nexterone (amiodarone HCl) 150 mg/100 mL Premixed Injection: Recall - Presence Of Particulate Matter

• FDA MedWatch - Infant/Child Reduced Energy Defibrillation Electrodes by Cardinal Health: Voluntary Field Action

3/9/17: Physio-Control Inc. Recalls LIFEPAK 1000 DefibrillatorPhysio-Control Inc. Recalls LIFEPAK 1000 Defibrillator 

1/19/17: Physio-Control Issues Alert on Lifepak 1000 Defibrillator 

4/14/16: Recall - 50% Magnesium Sulfate Injection, USP by Hospira (Presence of particulate matter)

3/30/16: Recall - 5% Dextrose Injection USP in PAB Containter by B. Braun Medical (Leakage and/ore Particulate Matter)

3/21/16: Hospira issues a voluntary recall for 1 lot of Sodium Bicarbonate Injection due to presence of a particulate

2/18/16: 0.9% Sodium Chloride Solution for Irrigation by Baxter: Presence of Particulate Matter

2/17/16: Morphine Sulfate 0.5 mg/ml Preservative Free in 0.9% Sodium Chloride by Pharmakon Pharmaceuticals: Super-potent product

1/29/16: SPOTCHEM II Test Strips by Arkray- Inaccurate Blood Sugar Readyings

1/26/16: Baxter IV Solutions (Select lots)- Potential for Leaking Containers and Particulate Matter

1/6/16: Magnesium Sulfate Water Injection by Hospira

 1/5/16: 250ml normal saline - certain lots with potential presence of particulate matter

 10/29/2015: Auvi-Q (epinephrine injection, USP): Recall - Potential Inaccurate Dosage Delivery Click here for more info

 10/15/2015: Acetaminophen Tablets by Medline Industries: Recall - Mislabeling with Incorrect Strength  Click here for more info


8/26/2015:Teleflex Medical, Hudson RCI Sheridan Sher-I-Bronch Endobroncial Tube (source: FDA)

A recall has been issued for the Teleflex Medical, Hudson RCI Sheridan Sher-I-Bronch Endobronchial Tube.  Teleflex Medical has received customer complaints about the endobroncial tube’s double swivel connector which may break or separate on the tube. If this happens, the device may leak, causing the patient to not receive enough oxygen (hypoxia) or experience respiratory distress. This can lead to the need to re-intubate the patient, patient injury or death