Safety Alert for RX Daytona-Randox analyzer

According to National Institute of Drugs and Food Surveillance (INVIMA), this safety alert involved a device in Colombia that was produced by Randox Laboratories Ltd.

What is this?

Alerts provide important information and recommendations about products. Even though an alert has been issued, it does not necessarily mean a product is considered to be unsafe. Safety Alerts, addressed to health workers and users, may include recalls. They can be written by manufacturers, but also by health officials.

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  • Type of Event
    Safety alert
  • Event ID
  • Event Number
  • Date
  • Event Country
  • Event Source
  • Event Source URL
  • Notes / Alerts
    Colombian data is current through June 2019. All of the data comes from the National Institute of Drugs and Food Surveillance (INVIMA), 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 Colombia.
  • Extra notes in the data
  • Reason
    The manufacturer informs that the software update is implemented that will allow to correct problems related to problems in the database, test selections, corrections in quality control, level detection, pump counters, lamp off, operation and wash programming, which could lead to the occurrence of potentially adverse events in patients and loss of results in the head.


  • Model / Serial
    DAYTONA PLUS - RX4040 / RX4041, software version 2550642104.
  • Product Description
    Automated analyzer for the determination of clinical chemistry tests. Use IN VITRO.
  • Manufacturer