Recall of NORMOFLO H1100 Irrigation Fluid Warmers

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Smiths Medical ASD, 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
    Warmer, irrigation solution - Product Code LHC
  • Reason
    Smiths medical became aware that that one (1) normoflo¿ h-1100 irrigation fluid warmers was incorrectly labelled with spanish language labels instead of english labels. specifically five (5) labels were incorrect; the operators manual, outer base box label, pole assembly box label, and two (2) o-ring lube labels.
  • Action
    Consignee were hand delivered a Smiths Medical Urgent Medical device Filed Safety Notice letter dated October 25, 2016. The letter described the Reason for Field Corrective Action, Risk to Health, and Instructions to Customers. Advised consignees to Provide the device to the Smiths Medical Representative who delivered this notice to you. The Smiths Medical Representative will replace the labeling on the device and packaging, and provide you with the correct English language Operators Manual. Complete the Recall Confirmation Form and return it to Smith Medical via e-mail to For questions regarding this notification, please ask the Smiths Medical Representative who delivered the notification or contact Smiths Medical Customer Service Department at +46 859477250.


  • Model / Serial
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Distribution in the foreign country of Sweden
  • Product Description
    NORMFlow H-110 Irrigation Fluid Warmer, Continental Europe, Model H-1100, Reorder H-1100-INT-230. || Product Usage: || NORMOFLO¿ H-1100 Irrigation Fluid Warmers has been designed for safe, in-line warming of irrigating fluids as they are administered to patients. The Fluid Warmer utilizes a solution reservoir housed in a controller unit (warmer). The recirculation solution is heated to present temperature in the reservoir, pumped though a heat exchanger ( a component of the Sets) and is returned to the reservoir for continuous recirculation. The NORMOFLO Warming products are typically used in clinical situations that may require rapid irrigation with warmed fluids.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Smiths Medical ASD, Inc., 1265 Grey Fox Rd, Saint Paul MN 55112-6929
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source