Recall of BD Q-Syte ™

According to L’Agence nationale de sécurité du médicament et des produits de santé (ANSM), this recall involved a device in France that was produced by BECTON DICKINSON.

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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  • Notes / Alerts
    French data is current through early September 2018. All of the data comes from L’Agence nationale de sécurité du médicament et des produits de santé (ANSM), 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 France.
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  • Action
    In agreement with Afssaps, the company Becton Dickinson, informed the 30/10/09, the users of bidirectional valves in closed system BD Q-Syte ™ of the recall of several batches following the identification of a defect of manufacturing. The users concerned in France have received the enclosed letter (03/11/2009) (34 KB). The competent European authorities have been informed of this measure by the manufacturer. This information is addressed to the directors of health establishments and local correspondents of materiovigilance for diffusion to the concerned services. Read auss. Recall of BD Q-Syte ™ Two-Way Bidirectional Valves Associated with BD Nexiva ™ Peripheral Venous Catheters by Becton Dickinson


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