Recall of Device Recall Baxter Solution Set with DuoVent Spike

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
    Intravascular Administration Set - Product Code FPA
  • Reason
    The solution sets are being recalled because the position of the slide clamp and roller clamp may have been reversed during assembly. the reversed orientation of the slide clamp and roller clamp will cause the set to be incorrectly loaded into an infusion pump, resulting in fluid flow from the patient to the pump, rather than from the pump to the patient.
  • Action
    Baxter Healthcare Corporation sent a "Urgent Product Recall" letter dated July 21, 2011 to all affected customers. The letter included a description of the problem and requested they contact Baxter at 1-888-229-0001 to return all affected product. They were asked to complete and return the attached customer reply form, and to contact and notify their customers. For questions contact Baxter at 1-800-422-9837 during the hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm CST.


  • Model / Serial
    Product Code 1C8507s, lot numbers GR291542, GR292409, GR292797 and GR294454.
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    (USA) Nationwide Distribution including the states of Alabama, California, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, North Carolina, New Hampshire, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Virginia.
  • Product Description
    Baxter Solution Set with Duo-Vent Spike; 109" (2.8 m), Male Luer Lock Adapter 10 drops/mL. || Baxter Healthcare Corporation. || A sterile, single use, nonpyrogenic fluid pathway for use with rigid nonvented and flexible containers.
  • Manufacturer


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