Recall of Device Recall Becton Dickinson 1.0mL 28 G x 1/2" blister packaged insulin syringe

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Becton Dickinson & Company.

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
    Introducer, syringe needle - Product Code KZH
  • Reason
    Experiment labels may be on shelf cartons of 1.0ml 28g x 1/2 blister packaged insulin syringes.
  • Action
    The firm, BD, sent an "PRODUCT RECALL NOTIFICATION" letter and response form dated June 15, 2011 to their consignee/customers. The letter describes the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to immediately review their inventory for the affected product, remove the product from inventory, quarantine the product and return it to BD; if the product was further distributed, they should identify their customers and notify them at once, and complete and return the attached Tracking/Verification Form via fax to: 201-847-4853. If you have any questions, contact Customer Service at 1-800-237-2762, Monday -Thursday, 8:00am-6:30pm and on Friday, 8:00-5:30pm Eastern Standard Time.


  • Model / Serial
    K024112 D039612 Catalog Number 329424 Lot Number 0039920
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide Distribution.
  • Product Description
    1.0mL 28 G x 1/2" blister packaged insulin syringe Catalog Number 329424; Lot Number 0039920 || Intended use: Subcutaneous injection of insulin.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Becton Dickinson & Company, 1 Becton Dr, Franklin Lakes NJ 07417-1815
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source