Recall of Device Recall Precision Xtra Blood Glucose monitoring system

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Abbott Diabetes Care, 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 3
  • 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
    Blood Glucose monitoring system. Individual test meter and test strip kit. - Product Code NBW
  • Reason
    The front button covers may detach from the meter.
  • Action
    The firm intends to send letters to all customers that have registered their units under the firm's warranty database and the firm's first consignees. In addition, this notification will be placed on the company website, with e-mail and phone contacts as needed. Letter dated March 5, 2007.


  • Model / Serial
    Other Brand names include: Precision Xceed Blood Glucose Monitoring system, Optium Xceed, Omron, HEA-214, Optium Xido, MediSense Optium, Boots, Optium (includes Medline and Liberty), Kroger, ReliOn, Rite Aid.
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Product was distributed worldwide.
  • Product Description
    Precision Xtra Blood Glucose monitoring system. Individual test meter and test strip kit.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Abbott Diabetes Care, Inc., 1360 S Loop Rd, Alameda CA 94502-7000
  • Source