Recall of Device Recall Micromix BCR Compounder

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Baxter Healthcare Corp..

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
    unknown device name - Product Code LHI--
  • Reason
    The compounder may omit an ingredient during the compounding process.
  • Action
    Baxter telephoned the accounts on 12/16/03, informing them of the potential for the Micromix BCR to omit an ingredient during the compounding process. The accounts were instructed to cease use of the Micromix BCR and return the units to Baxter via next day delivery.


  • Model / Serial
    Serial numbers T2001/T20014, T20016/T20018, T20021, T20023/T20028
  • Distribution
    Wisconsin and Utah.
  • Product Description
    Micromix BCR Compounder, product code 2M8297; a pharmacy automation device with a barcode reader used in preparation of parenteral solutions; Baxter Healthcare Corporation, Clintec Nutriiton Division, Deerfield, IL 60015 USA
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Baxter Healthcare Corp., Rt 120 & Wilson Rd, Round Lake IL 60073
  • Source