Health product recall

Alaris™ Syringe Pump MK4

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Summary

Product
Alaris™ Syringe Pump MK4
Issue
Medical devices - Device compatibility
What to do

Contact the manufacturer if you require additional information. 

Audience
Healthcare

Affected products

Affected products Lot or serial number Model or catalog number
Alaris™ Syringe Pump MK4 CC Plus More than 10 numbers, contact manufacturer. 8003TIG03-G
Alaris™ PK Plus Syringe Pump MK4 More than 10 numbers, contact manufacturer. 8005TIG03

Issue

BD is issuing a notification to inform customers that Cardinal Health branded Monoject™ syringes have not been validated for use with the BD Alaris™ infusion devices. BD has validated Covidien branded Monoject™ syringes for use with the BD Alaris™ infusion devices. Cardinal Health, rebranded its syringes from Covidien Monoject™ to Cardinal Health Monoject™ and retained the original Covidien SKU numbers. BD's investigation determined that there may differences in syringe dimensions associated with these changes that may impact BD Alaris infusion devices.

Recall start date: October 12, 2023

Additional information

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Health product recall
Category
Health products - Medical devices - General hospital and personal use
Companies

BD Switzerland Sarl

Route De Crassier 17, Eysins, Switzerland, 1262

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
Healthcare
Recall class
Type I
Identification number
RA-74492