Recall of AccuData

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Roche Diagnostics Corp..

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 2
  • Event Number
  • Event Initiated Date
  • Event Date Posted
  • Event Status
  • Event Country
  • Event Terminated Date
  • Event Source
  • Event Source URL
  • Notes / Alerts
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Extra notes in the data
    Glucose Oxidase, Glucose - Product Code CGA
  • Reason
    If foil wrapped packages or other metallic objects are lodged behind the supply drawer, an electrical short may result and high heat generated; this could result in plastic melting and battery leakage for customers using 'c' cell batteries to power their base and could render the system inoperable (system won't turn on) for customers using the a/c adaptor without batteries.
  • Action
    Consignees were notified via letter dated 4/18/05, which included instructions on how to inspect their unit for damage, and how to prevent future damage.



  • Manufacturer Address
    Roche Diagnostics Corp., 9115 Hague Rd, Indianapolis IN 46256-1025
  • Source