Recall of Device Recall CADD" Medication Cassette Reservoir, 50mL

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

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
    Smiths medical has become aware of an issue with specific lots of 50ml cadd" medication cassette reservoirs (cassette). some cassettes may leak at the sealing area of the pump tube and medication bag. smiths medical has received no reports of serious injury or death related to this issue.
  • Action
    Smiths Medical sent an "Urgent Medical Device Recall" letter dated February 2, 2015, to all affected customers. The letter was addressed to Risk Safety Manger, Biomedical Professionals, Clinicians who oversee the use of CADD pumps, Distributors, and other users of these devices. The letter described the problem and the product involved in the recall. The letter also addressed the "Advice on Action to be Taken by the User", and "Transmission of this Urgent Recall Notice". Customers were requested to complete and return the Confirmation Form by Fax to 1-800-237-8033 or be email to recall.response@smiths-medical. For issues with these products they can contact Smiths Medical's Global Complaint Department at 1-866-216-8806 or For questions on the information provided they can contact Customer Service Department at 1-800-258-5361.


  • Model / Serial
    21-7001-24: Lots 14X297 and 14X323 21-7301-24 (Flow Stop): Lot 14X324
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution - US (nationwide) Distribution to the states of : AL, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, IL IN, IA, MD, MA, MN, MS, MO, NE, NV, NH ,NJ, NM, NY, NC, OH, OR, PA, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA and WA., and to the countries of : Arab Emirates, Austria, Australia, Belgium, Canada, Switzerland, Colombia, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Spain. Finland, France, United Kingdom (GB) Hungary, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal, Sweden, Singapore and South Africa.
  • Product Description
    CADD" Medication Cassette Reservoir, 50mL, REF 21-7001-24 & 21-7301-24, Sterile EO, Rx only.
  • Manufacturer


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