| ||Class 2 Recall|
Silicone Posterior Chamber Intraocular Lenses
||December 14, 2006
|Recall Event ID
Intraocular Lens - Product Code HQL
||AMO PhacoFlex Il Model SI40NB Intraocular Lenses
All lenses are clearly identified with a 10 digit serial number. The format of the serial number is described below:
Example of serial number format for lens: 1230010212
The first digit denotes the particular manufacturing plant within the AMO facility at Anasco, Puerto Rico, where the product was manufactured. The first digit codes are:
- 1 or 2: Silicone Plant
- 3: Silicone Rework Plant
- 4 or 5: Acrylic Plant
- 6: Acrylic Rework Plant
Digits two through six denote the sequence of numbers assigned to the lenses.
The seven and eighth digit denote the year of manufacture.
The ninth and tenth digit denote the month of manufacture.
In the serial number example above, the serial number represents the 23001 lens produced in the Silicone plant in December 2002.
|Advanced Medical Optics, Inc.
1700 E Saint Andrew Pl
Santa Ana, California 92705-4933
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|These specific serial numbers of lenses are being recalled because AMO has received reports of post-implantation cloudiness related to some lenses contained in this grouping.
||On October 31, 2006, a product notification letter was mailed to all customers in the United States via overnight carrier (Federal Express).
Included in this correspondence is a listing of the serial numbers and the quantities of intraocular lenses shipped. This listing will act as your Facsimile Form to be returned to AMO for accountability of the lenses shipped to your facility.
AMO will ensure the effectiveness of the recall by using a return facsimile form to capture the status of each of the lenses. AMO will provide updates to the FDA, including all information regarding the recall effectiveness and test results obtained as part of our continuing investigation, as part of the recall progress reports.
|Quantity in Commerce
|Total Product Life Cycle
TPLC Device Report
1 For details about termination of a recall see Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Title 21 §7.55
PMAs with Product Code = HQL and Applicant = ABBOTT MEDICAL OPTICS INC
PMAs with Product Code = HQL and Applicant = ADVANCED MEDICAL OPTICS, INC.
PMAs with Product Code = HQL and Applicant = ALLERGAN MEDICAL OPTICS
PMAs with Product Code = HQL and Applicant = ALLERGAN, INC.