Recall of Device Recall ABBOTT Clinical Chemistry Multiconstituent Calibrator List number: lE6502

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Abbott Laboratories Diagnostic Div.

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
    Calibrator, Multi-Analyte Mixture - Product Code JIX
  • Reason
    The two multiconstituent calibrator (mcc) lot numbers 19906m200 and 20879m100 failed to meet product performance expectations throughout the labeled expiration period, as a result of the shortened expiration dating, two lots are now expired. the expiration date for lot number 26674m100 will be revised from 2006-07-31 to 2006-01-31.
  • Action
    A Device Correction letter identifying the changes being made to the expiration dating for lot numbers 19906M200, 20879MI00 and 26674M1O0 along with a Customer Reply form will be distributed via FedEx to all AEROSET and ARCHITECT c8000 customers which utilize the Clincial Chemistry Multiconstituent Calibrator on December 27,2005. Outside the U.S. each country organization will need to determine the appropriate method for the effectiveness check.


  • Model / Serial
    Lot number(s): 19906M200 (expiration date 02/28/2006), 20879MIOO (expiration date 02/28/2006), & 26674MIOO (expiration date 07/31/2006)
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide plus worldwide in Mexico,Venezuela, Chile, Brazil, San Salvador, Singapore, Korea, Trinidad, Grand Cayman, Guatemala, Columbia, Uruguay, Puerto Rico, Canada, Hong Kong, Australia, Bermuda, Jamaica, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Argentina, Dominican ReD., Germanv, Thailand, New Zealand, Bahamas, Panama, & Paraguay.
  • Product Description
    Clinical Chemistry Multiconstituent Calibrator--- || List number: lE65-02
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Abbott Laboratories Diagnostic Div, 820 Mission St, South Pasadena CA 91030-3142
  • Source