Recall of Device Recall Anesthesia Set

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Baxter Healthcare 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 3
  • 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
    Pump, Infusion - Product Code FRN
  • Reason
    The anesthesia set was incorrectly labeled as an anti-siphon set, but the set does not contain an anti-siphon component.
  • Action
    Urgent Product Recall letters dated 12/20/04 were sent to the direct accounts on the same date via next day air. The accounts were informed that the sets were incorrectly labeled as anti-siphon sets and were requested to immediately discontinue use of the affected lot numbers of product code 2C9216 and return the sets to Baxter c/o NNC Group, 2670 Executive Dr., Indianapolis, IN 46241, following the enclosed instructions. A matrix containing key attributes of product code 2C9216 and two other product codes was provided for consideration of alternates to the recalled product. Any questions concerning the return process were directed to NCC at 1-800-300-5085. Any medical or technical questions were directed to Baxter at 1-800-422-9837. Wholesalers were requested to conduct sub-recalls from their sub-accounts.


  • Model / Serial
    lots UR192765, UR192815, UR192856, UR194290, UR200097, UR200964, UR203109, UR204693, UR208017, UR208116, UR208371, UR209569, UR209791, UR213769, UR215699, UR217141, UR218172, UR218560, UR218669, UR218982, UR222679, UR224584, UR225227, UR227884, UR228353, UR229310, UR232892, UR233841, UR234443, UR234666, UR236554, UR236588, UR239087
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide and internationally to Canada, Switzerland, Saudi Arabia and Kyrgyzstan
  • Product Description
    Anesthesia Set, product code 2C9216; a sterile fluid path consisting of a 72'' long PVC with DEHP tubing with a green stripe, inner diameter of 0.040'', priming volume 1.7 mL, with a luerlock connector with fixed collar; 60 sets per case
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Baxter Healthcare Corp., Rt. 120 & Wilson Rd, Round Lake IL 60073
  • Source