Recall of Device Recall CADD High Volume Administration Set

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Smiths Medical ASD, Inc..

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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
    Smith medical has become aware of a small number of customer reports regarding occlusions/high pressure alarms with the use of one lot of cadd high volume administration sets. expanded: smiths medical became aware that an additional product reorder no. 21-738-01 and lot no. 21x221 are also being recalled for receiving reports regarding occlusion/high pressure alarms with the use of these set.
  • Action
    Consignees were sent a Smiths Medical "Urgent Field Safety Notice" letter dated January 04, 2011. The letter was addressed to Risk/ Safety Managers, Clinicians, Nursing, Pharmacy, Pain Management and Anesthesia Professionals, Distributors and other users of these devices. The letter described the details on affected devices, Advise on Action to be Taken by the User and distributor and Transmission of this Urgent Field Safety Notice. Requested consignees to inspect their inventory and remove affected product and to complete and return the attached Confirmation Form. EXPANDED: The additional devices were distributed 12/14/2011 thru 1/27/2012. An Urgent Medical Device letter, dated 3/16/2012, was sent to customers beginning 3/16/2012. The letter identified the additional affected product, described what the issue is and asked that customers return all unused sets to Smiths Medical for credit or replacement. Also, the customer was asked to complete and return an Urgent Medical Device Recall Confirmation Form. If the customer is a distributor, they were asked to pass along the information to their customers.


  • Model / Serial
    Lot 21X222 EXPANDED: Lot 21X221
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide Distribution -- AZ, CA, FL, GA, IL, KS, LA, ME, MA, NC, OR, PA,SC, TX, VA, WA, and WI. EXPANDED to include AR, CO, IA, IN, MD, MI, MN, MO, NJ, OH, OK, TN, WV and Canada.
  • Product Description
    CADD¿ High Volume Administration Set, REF 21-7081V-01, Sterile EO, Rx only, Made in Mexico, Smith Medical ASD, Inc., 1265 Grey Fox Road, St Paul, Minnesota 55112. Designed for use with CADD pumps to allow fluid delivery from an IV bag. EXPANDED: Catalog No./ REF 21-7381-01
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Smiths Medical ASD, Inc., 1265 Grey Fox Rd, Saint Paul MN 55112-6929
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source