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Class 3 Device Recall Anaerotest

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Date Initiated by Firm August 17, 2006
Date Posting Updated February 17, 2007
Recall Status1 Terminated 3 on June 06, 2008
Recall Number Z-0499-2007
Recall Event ID 37215
Product Classification Micro Test Strips - Product Code J TX
Product Anaerotest;Microbiology ,
50 test strips
1.15112
Store dry and tightly closed.
Store at + 15 C to +25C
Merck IVD
64271 Darmstadt, Germany
Code Information Item # 1.15112.0001, Lot # OC553145
Recalling Firm/
Manufacturer
EMD Chemicals Inc
480 S Democrat Rd
Gibbstown NJ 08027-1239
For Additional Information Contact Joseph Scheollkopff
856-423-6300
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
Lot # OC553145 of Anaerotest failed to remain in specification. QC indicator shows an anaerobic environment even if oxygen is present
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Other
Action A Recall Letter was issued by EMD Chemicals on 8/17/2006 to discontinue product usage and for product return.
Quantity in Commerce 800 packages of 50 strips each.
Distribution Product was only sent to one US customer: Becton Dickinson, Cayey. Pureto Rico.

1 A record in this database is created when a firm initiates a correction or removal action. The record is updated if the FDA identifies a violation and classifies the action as a recall, and it is updated for a final time when the recall is terminated. Learn more about medical device recalls.
2 Per FDA policy, recall cause determinations are subject to modification up to the point of termination of the recall.
3 For details about termination of a recall see Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Title 21 §7.55.
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