Recall of Device Recall Baxter IPump Pain Management System 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
    Potential failures of the pump due to upstream occlusion alarms, electro-static discharge, system error 32 or 33, history printout errors and fluid volume in 'use previous rx' when priming through the pump.
  • Action
    Baxter mailed Urgent Device Correction letters dated 2/10/05 to the domestic accounts on 2/10/05 via first class mail, to the attention of the Director of Nursing, advising them of the following hardware problems and software anomalies and providing workarounds for each. There are potential failures of the pump due to upstream occlusion alarms, electro-static discharge, Key-Only security mode (previously covered by letter dated 4/10/02), system error 32 or 33 codes, history printout errors and fluid volume in 'Use Previous Rx' when priming through the pump. The accounts were advised that as soon as revised software and hardware is available, Baxter would modify the pumps at no additional charge to the consignee. Any questions were directed to their Baxter Medication Delivery Product Information Center at 1-800-933-0303.


  • Model / Serial
    product codes 2L3107 and 2L3107R, all serial numbers
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide including Puerto Rico, and internationally through Baxter subsidiaries in Canada, Chile, Hong Kong, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia.
  • Product Description
    Baxter I-Pump Pain Management System infusion pump, product codes 2L3107, 2L3107K and 2L3107R, Baxter Healthcare Corporation, Deerfield, IL 60015
  • Manufacturer


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