Recall of Device Recall Baxter Sabraset 6060 Set with Preattached 250 mL Bag

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
    Set, Administration, Intravascular - Product Code FPA
  • Reason
    The inlet and outlet lines of the administration set may be reversed, which would result in reverse flow.
  • Action
    Baxter sent Urgent Device Correction letters dated 5/4/05 to their customers, to the attention of the Director of Nursing, via first class mail on the same date. The accounts were informed of the one complaint of reverse assembly of the administration set, and were provided with diagrams showing the configuration of a correct assembly and an incorrect assembly of the sets. The accounts were instructed to inspect the sets carefully before use to assure correct assembly. The accounts were requested to destroy any misassembled sets found and complete the certificate of destruction enclosed with the letter, faxing it back to Baxter at 847-270-5457 to receive credit for the destroyed sets.


  • Model / Serial
    product code 560500-250, lots 417521, 418481, 418744
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide and internationally to Australia, Belgium, Canada and Japan.
  • Product Description
    Baxter Sabraset 6060 Administration Set with Pre-attached 250 mL Bag and Cassette, product code 560500-250; Manufactured for Baxter Healthcare Corporation, Deerfield, IL 60015 U.S.A., Made in Mexico
  • Manufacturer


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