Recall of Device Recall Baxter FloGard 6301 Volumetric Infusion Pump

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 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
    Pump, infusion - Product Code FRN
  • Reason
    The flo-gard infusion pump was released to the customer with oos values for the air sensor calibrations with the air in tubing test.
  • Action
    A Baxter Healthcare technician initially notified the sole customer on August 26, 2011 of the defective product and requested that the product be quarantined. On September 14, 2011 a technician visited the site to correct the problem observed on the Flo-Gard Infusion Pump. All required tests were performed and the results were found acceptable.


  • Model / Serial
    product code 2M8064, serial number 8110057FB
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Distributed only in Puerto Rico.
  • Product Description
    Baxter Flo-Gard 6301 Dual Channel Volumetric Infusion Pump; Baxter Healthcare Corporation, Deerfield, IL 60015; Product Code # 2M8064. || The Flo-Gard Volumetric Infusion Pumps are an electromechanical pump used for intravenous infusion of fluids at user-selected rates.
  • Manufacturer


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