Recall of Device Recall Magic3 Intermittent Catheter with Sure Grip Hydrophilic Coated Silicone Coude tip

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
    The firm, Bard, sent an "URGENT: MEDICAL PRODUCT RECALL" letter dated August 20, 2015 to customers via FedEx on 8/24/2015. The letter describes the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to not use or further distribute any affected product; check inventory and remove any identified affected product from your shelves; complete and return the Recall and Effectiveness Check Form by September 19, 2015, even if you have used or no longer have possession of the affected product, via fax to 1-770-784-6469 or email a scanned copy to ( if you cannot fax or email the form, call 1-770-784-6471 and report the required information verbally); and if you have further distributed any units of the affected lot, identify your customers and notify them at once of this product recall, and return product to Bard Medical Division, 8195 Industrial Blvd., Covington, GA 30014. BMD will provide replacement product or credit for your return product. If you have any questions, please call Vice President, Quality Assurance at 770-784-6119.


  • Model / Serial
    Lot Number 53621456
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    US Distribution to states of:CA, FL, IL, MA, MN, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OH, OK, PA, TX, and WA.
  • Product Description
    Magic3 Intermittent Catheter with Sure Grip Hydrophilic Coated Silicone Coude tip, Product Code 50614. The catheters are packaged in film-to-film pouches and packaged 30 per box. || Used as an Intermittent Urinary Catheter
  • Manufacturer


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