Recall of Logix Order Entry (OE) Software

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
    System/device, pharmacy compounding - Product Code LHI
  • Reason
    There is the potential for an order entry error during use of the logix order entry (oe) software. when adding ingredients to a tpn order, the user can accept the pre-populated "per units" of "bag" or select other "per units". a dosing error may occur if the user does not select the prescribed "per units" for the added ingredient.
  • Action
    Baxter Healthcare Corp. sent an "Urgent Device Correction" letters dated August 15, 2011 which included LOGIX OE screen illustrations of a representative neonate and adult patient, via first class mail to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to follow safe compounding practice, which includes verifying that the ingredient per units entered match the TPN prescription prior to preparation. Baxter requests that customers communicate this issue to all personnel responsible for LOGIX order entry and order authorization at their facility. Customers are instructed to retain a copy of the letter at each computer on which LOGIX OE software is installed. The customers were also requested to complete the attached customer reply form and fax it to Baxter at the number provided on the form. Any questions regarding the communication were directed to Baxter's Medical Information Services at 1-800-422-2751.


  • Model / Serial
    catalog 2M8410, software versions 1.1.0, 1.1.1 and 1.1.2
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide) including Puerto Rico and the country of Canada.
  • Product Description
    LOGIX Order Entry (OE) Software, all versions, catalog 2M8410; Baxter Healthcare, Deerfield, IL 60015; The software is included in a number of Baxter's pharmacy compounders. The software assists the pharmacist in management of compounding, creating and authorizing nutritional solutions intended for IV administration. || Product Usage: The LOGIX OE application is an order entry system intended for use with Baxters LOGIX CM software. The software program aids the pharmacist in creating and authorizing nutritional solution orders.
  • Manufacturer


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