Recall of Device Recall Acute Care CKMB TestPak

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

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
    Fluorometric method, cpk or isoenzymes - Product Code JHX
  • Reason
    Stratus cs cartridge barcode labels may not scan on the stratus cs systems.
  • Action
    Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics issued an Urgent Field Safety Notice by e-mail to all affected Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Regional offices on November 11, 2015 both in the United States and internationally for communication with affected customers. This notice informs customers of the issue and provides mitigation instructions. Customers with questions were advised to contact their Siemens Customer Care Center or their local Siemens technical support representative. For questions regarding call 781-269-3000.


  • Model / Serial
    Lot Numbers: 245138002, 245152002, 245215002, 245262002
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution - US (nationwide), Algeria, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Bosnia Herzegovina, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Libya, Malaysia, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, U.A.E., and United Kingdom.
  • Product Description
    Siemens Acute Care CKMB TestPak- in vitro diagnostic test for the measurement of the MB isoenzyme of creatine kinase (ATP: Creatine NPhosphostransferase, E. C. No. 2.7 .3.2) in heparinized plasma || Catalog Number: CCKMB || SMN:10445068
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc, 2 Edgewater Dr, Norwood MA 02062-4637
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source