Health product recall

BD Vacutainer Tube Sodium Fluoride/Potassium Oxalate

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Summary

Product
BD Vacutainer Tube Sodium Fluoride/Potassium Oxalate
Issue
Medical devices - Performance issue
What to do

Review recall notice, extend recall to any affected customers, return response forms. 

Audience
Healthcare

Affected products

Affected products Lot or serial number Model or catalog number
BD Vacutainer Tube Sodium Fluoride/Potassium Oxalate All lots. 367001

Issue

The affected product ref 367001, BD vacutainer tube sodium fluoride: 100 mg, potassium oxalate: 20 mg, gray top, 10 ml contains isobutylene (also known as isobutene or 2-methylpropene) which in a recent publication demonstrated potential interference in determination of methanol by gas chromatography (GC) methods. Other non-GC methods are not impacted.

Recall start date: September 15, 2022

Additional information

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

Becton Dickinson And Company

1 Becton Drive, Franklin Lakes, New Jersey, United States, 07417

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
Healthcare
Recall class
Type II
Identification number
RA-64586