Recall Or Safety Alert for Respirators Astral 100, Astral 100SC and Astral 150, with serial number lower than 22161332346, Astral Batteries, with serial number lower than 20160748193.

According to Agencia Española de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios (Via FOI), this recall or safety alert involved a device in Spain that was produced by Resmed, 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
    Recall / Safety Alert
  • Date
  • Event Country
  • Event Source
  • Notes / Alerts
    The data from Spain is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from Agencia Española de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios, 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 Spain.
  • Extra notes in the data
  • Action
    Possibility that with the Astral 100, Astral 100SC and Astral 150 Respirators, manufactured by Resmed, Ltd. Australia, the cessation of ventilation occurs, without the "low battery" or "critically low internal battery" alarms being activated.