Health product recall

Look Absorbable Gut Sutures (2019-06-04)

Starting date:
June 4, 2019
Posting date:
June 28, 2019
Type of communication:
Medical Device Recall
Subcategory:
Medical Device
Hazard classification:
Type II
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Medical Devices
Audience:
General Public, Healthcare Professionals, Hospitals
Identification number:
RA-70299

Last updated: 2019-06-28

Affected Products

Look Absorbable Gut Sutures

Reason

Shipments were sent out in error from a lot that was made with gut material not approved for sale in Canada. Surgical specialties has not indicated the consequences of using it at this time.

Affected products

Look Absorbable Gut Sutures

Lot or serial number

AAAB49S
AAAB99S

Model or catalog number

558B
595B

Companies
Manufacturer
SURGICAL SPECIALTIES MEXICO
S. DE R.L. DE C.V., CORREDOR TIJUANA-ROSARITO 2000, #24702-B,
Tijuana
22235
MEXICO