Recall of BD SoloMed 3-piece syringe with breakable plunger.

According to Department of Health, Therapeutic Goods Administration, this recall involved a device in Australia that was produced by Becton Dickinson Pty Ltd.

What is this?

A correction or removal action taken by a manufacturer to address a problem with a medical device. Recalls occur when a medical device is defective, when it could be a risk to health, or when it is both defective and a risk to health.

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  • Type of Event
  • Event ID
  • Event Risk Class
    Class III
  • Event Initiated Date
  • Event Country
  • Event Source
  • Event Source URL
  • Notes / Alerts
    Australian data is current through July 2018. All of the data comes from the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration, except for the categories Manufacturer Parent Company and Product Classification.
    The Parent Company and the Product Classification were added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records. The device classification information comes from FDA’s Product Classification by Review Panel, based on matches of recall data from the U.S. and Australia.
  • Extra notes in the data
  • Reason
    Bd has received a complaint indicating that the expiry date printed on the syringe blister packaging is the same as the manufacturing date (i.E. april 2013).
  • Action
    BD is advising customers of the correct expiry date for lot number 3085361 is April 2018.


  • Model / Serial
    BD SoloMed 3-piece syringe with breakable plunger.Reference Number:302641Lot Number: 3085361ARTG Number: 181939
  • Manufacturer