Recall of HemosIL RecombiPlasTin 2G,

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Instrumentation Laboratory Co..

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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
    Test, time, prothrombin - Product Code GJS
  • Reason
    Instrumentation laboratory is recalling hemosil recombiplastin 2g (rpt2g), part no. 0020009580 (8 ml size) due to being out of specification.
  • Action
    Between April 9, 2013 and April 11, 2013, Instrumentation Laboratory distributed "Important Product Correction" notification letters to their U.S. and foreign customers informing them that the on-board instrument stability claim has been reduced to 3 days for all current and future product lots of HemosIL RecombiPlasTin 2G. A second notification to non-respondents was initiated and completed on May 7, 2013. Technical questions were referred to 1-800-678-0710, Option # 2.


  • Model / Serial
    Part Number applies to all: 0020002950 - all product lots.  Lot Numbers: 1) N0716706 Exp. Date 5/31/2013, 2) N0817321 Exp. Date 5/31/2013, 3) E0917396 Exp. Date 9/30/2013, 4)) N0917378 Exp. Date 9/30/2013, 5) N1118029 Exp. Date 10/31/2013, 6) N0128669 Exp. Date 1/31/2014, 7) N0329291 Exp. Date 2/28/2014, 8) N0429596 Exp. Date 3/31/2014, 9) N0520056 Exp. Date 5/31/2014,10) E0720822 Exp. Date 7/31/2014, 11) N0821174 Exp. Date 8/31/2014, 12) N091388 Exp. Date 9/30/2014, 13) N0921522 Exp. Date 9/30/2014, 14) N0132676 Exp. Date 1/31/2015 and 15) N1222567 Exp. Date 1/31/2015.
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution- US (nationwide) including states of: MA, ME, CT, NJ, NY, PA, MD, VA, NC, SC, GA, FL, AL, TN, MS, KY, OH, IN, MI, IA, WI, MN, SD, MT, IL, MO, KS, NE, LA, AR, OK, TX, CO, ID, AZ, CA, OR, WA, AK, RI, VT and the countries of: Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bermuda, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Caribbean, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Czech, Denmark, Dubai, Ecuador, Egypt, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Great Britain, Greece, Guatemala, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Jordan, Korea, Kosovo, Kuwait, Lebanon, Lithuania, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Thailand, Trinidad, Turkey, Ukraine, Uruguay, Vietnam, and Japan.
  • Product Description
    HemosIL RecombiPlasTin 2G, Part Number 0020002950 (8 ml size). The product is used for the evaluation of the extrinsic coagulation pathway and the monitoring of Oral Anticoagulant Therapy.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Instrumentation Laboratory Co., 180 Hartwell Road, Bedford MA 01730-2443
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source