Health product recall

V-Loc PBT Non-Absorbable/180 Absorbable Devices

Brand(s)
Last updated

Summary

Product
V-Loc PBT Non-Absorbable/180 Absorbable Devices
Issue
Medical devices - Performance issue
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

V-Loc PBT Absorbable Wound Closure Device

Not applicable.

VLOCN008L
VLOCN306L
VLOCN006L
VLOCN206L
VLOCN004L
VLOCN208L
VLOCN304L
VLOCN308L
VLOCN204L

V-Loc 180 Absorbable Reload

N0H0178Y

VLOCA008L
VLOCA204L
VLOCA304L
VLOCA306L
VLOCA308L
VLOCA206L
VLOCA004L
VLOCA006L
VLOCA208L

Issue

Needle may break during endoscopic suturing. 

Recall start date: September 28, 2022

Additional information

Details
Original published date: 2022-10-14
Alert / recall type
Health product recall
Category
Health product - Medical device - General and plastic surgery
Companies

Covidien LLC

15 Hampshire Street, Mansfield, Massachusetts, United States, 02048

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
Healthcare
Recall class
Type II
Identification number
RA-72015