Recall of Device Recall Magic3 Hydrophiliccoated Female Intermittent Catheter

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by C.R. Bard, 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
    Catheter, urological - Product Code KOD
  • Reason
    Potential breach of the sterile barrier packaging.
  • Action
    A recall notice was sent to consignees on 7/7/2015 asking them to discontinue use of the product. The letter to the distributors requested a sub-recall. Both letters included a response form to be returned to Bard.


  • Model / Serial
    Lot Number 73600014, 73600079, 73600110, 73600128, 73600219
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide Distribution-including AL, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NV, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WV, WI AND DC.
  • Product Description
    Magic3 Hydrophilic-coated Female Intermittent Urinary Catheters (6"), 12 Fr, (30/box), Product Code 51612. || Intermittent catheter.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    C.R. Bard, Inc., 8195 Industrial Blvd NE, Covington GA 30014-1497
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source