FDA Safety Communication: UPDATE on Bacteria Found in Other-Sonic Generic Ultrasound Transmission Gel Poses Risk of Infection
MedSun: Newsletter #74, July 2012

FDA Safety Communication

This update is to notify the public of a recall of additional lots of this product. The FDA continues to advise health care providers STOP using products from lot 120111 because FDA testing revealed that this lot also was contaminated with Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Klebsiella oxytoca bacteria.

Additional Information:

FDA Safety Communication. UPDATE on Bacteria Found in Other-Sonic Generic Ultrasound Transmission Gel Poses Risk of Infection. June 8, 2012.
http://www.fda.gov/MedicalDevices/Safety/AlertsandNotices/ucm299409.htm


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