Recall of Symbiq

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Hospira 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.
    ICU Medical, Inc. acquired from Pfizer in early 2017, Hospira Infusion Systems, the portion of Hospira dedicated to develop infusion pumps.
  • Extra notes in the data
    infusion pump power cord - Product Code FRN
  • Reason
    Complaints of broken, bent or missing prongs, charring, sparks, visible smoke, burnt smell have been reported on symbiq ac power cords.
  • Action
    Hospira Recall notification letters were sent by Federal Express on November 1, 2010.


  • Model / Serial
    Power cord part number: HSP3306-E07. Used on List No. 16026 - Symbiq One Channel infuser; List No. 16027 - Symbiq Two-Channel infuser List number configurations: 16026-04-01/03/04, 51/52,. 53/54, 79/80, 81/82, 83/84/ 87/88; 16027-04-01/03/04, 51/52, 53/54, 79/80, 81/82, 83/84, 87/88; 16026-13-25/26, 53/54; 16027-13-25/26, 53/54.
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide distribution and to Australia, Canada, and Malaysia.
  • Product Description
    Hospira Power cord use on Symbiq One-Channel infuser and || Symbiq Two-Channel infuser. Power cord part number: HSP3306-E07. || Used on List No. 16026 - Symbiq One Channel infuser; || List No. 16027 - Symbiq Two-Channel infuser
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Hospira Inc, 755 Jarvis Dr, Morgan Hill CA 95037-2810
  • Source